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Organizations and Activism

Alice Paul Institute

American Association of University Women

Astraea, Lesbian Foundation for Justice


Center for American Women and Politics

Coalition of Labor Union Women

Ella Baker Center for Human Rights

EMILY’s List

Fembot Collective

Feminist Majority

Girls Rising

Guerilla Girls

Highlander Research and Education Center

Institute for Women’s Policy Research

League of Women Voters

The Mariposa DR Foundation

Ms. Foundation

National Abortion & Reproductive Rights Action League (NARAL Pro-Choice America)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

National Council of Women’s Organizations

National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center

National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women

National Organization for Women (NOW)

National Women’s Hall of Fame

National Women’s Liberation

National Women’s Political Caucus

One Billion Rising

Our Bodies, Ourselves

Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Powered By Girl

Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective

Soapbox Inc.

Spark Summit

Take Back the Night

United States Department of Defense Safe Helpline

Wisconsin Women's Network


Women, Action, & the Media

Women Moving Millions

Women’s Media Center

Women’s Sports Foundation

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1971 The Click! Moment

The idea of the “Click! moment” was coined by Jane O’Reilly. “The women in the group looked at her, looked at each other, and ... click! A moment of truth. The shock of recognition. Instant sisterhood... Those clicks are coming faster and faster. They were nearly audible last summer, which was a very angry summer for American women. Not redneck-angry from screaming because we are so frustrated and unfulfilled-angry, but clicking-things-into-place-angry, because we have suddenly and shockingly perceived the basic disorder in what has been believed to be the natural order of things.” Article, “The Housewife's Moment of Truth,” published in the first issue of Ms. Magazine and in New York Magazine. Republished in The Girl I Left Behind, by Jane O'Reilly (Macmillan, 1980). Jane O'Reilly papers, Schlesinger Library.