Phyllis Schlafly
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"Phyllis McAlpin Stewart Schlafly" is an American constitutional lawyer, Conservatism in the United States/conservative activist, author, and founder of the Eagle Forum. She is known for her staunch social and political conservatism, Anti-feminism/her opposition to modern feminism, and her successful campaign against ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment. Her 1964 book A Choice, Not an Echo was issued in millions of copies as an attack on Nelson Rockefeller and the Eastern Republican Establishment. She co-authored books on defense (military)/national defense and was highly critical of arms control/arms-control agreements with the Soviet Union. Schlafly founded the Eagle Forum in the 1970s and the Eagle Forum Education & Legal Defense Fund, St. Louis. , she remained the president of both organizations and maintained a presence on the lecture circuit. Since 1967, she has published a newsletter, the Phyllis Schlafly Report.

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