Gloria Steinem for Miss Representation: What's New Is Old

This article was written by a member of the SheKnows Community. It has not been edited, vetted or reviewed by our editorial staff, and any opinions expressed herein are the writer’s own.

Last night HBO premiered a new documentary, Gloria: In Her Own Words, on the life of visionary feminist leader Gloria Steinem. To celebrate the film and Gloria herself, we thought we'd share this clip from the set of Miss Representation. In the process of editing the documentary we had to leave a number of great conversations on the cutting room floor, but over the next few months, we will share some of these moments with you all. We'll be featuring many fascinating perspectives on the status of women from some amazing people, so stay tuned!

 
Here Gloria discusses the changing position of women throughout history and how we might learn a few things from our ancestors:
 
 

More from living

Living
by Julie Sprankles | 2 hours ago
Living
by Fairygodboss | 5 hours ago
Living
by Justina Huddleston | 3 days ago
Living
by SheKnows Editors | 6 days ago
Living
by Colleen Stinchcombe | 6 days ago
Living
by Colleen Stinchcombe | 8 days ago
Living
by Colleen Stinchcombe | 10 days ago
Living
by Ashley Papa | 10 days ago
Living
by Colleen Stinchcombe | 10 days ago
Living
by Kristen Fischer | 11 days ago
Living
by Colleen Stinchcombe | 15 days ago
Living
by Fairygodboss | 16 days ago
Living
by Kristine Cannon | 17 days ago
Living
by Ashley Papa | 20 days ago