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Dworkin, Andrea Rita

Born: 1946 AD
Died: 2005 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Activists

1946 – Born on September 26th in Camden, New Jersey. American feminist and author, an outspoken critic of sexual politics, particularly of the victimizing effects of pornography on women.

1965 – Was arrested for disorderly conduct while protesting at New York.

1974 – She wrote "Woman Hating", "Our Blood: Prophecies and Discourses on Sexual Politics", "Pornography: Men Possessing Women", "Right-wing Women", "Intercourse", "Letters from a War Zone" and "Life and Death".

1988 – With Catherine MacKinnon, co-wrote "Pornography and Civil Rights: A New Day for Women’s Equality".

1998 – Married to John Stoltenberg.

1999 – She was raped at Europe.

2000-2002 – Wrote the books, Scapegoat: The Jews, Israel, and Women’s Liberation and Heartbreak: The Political Memoir of a Feminist Militant.

2005 – Died on April 9th in Washington, D.C.