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On April 25, 2004, pro-choice activists went to Washington, D.C., to participate in the March for Women's Lives, a protest against the pro-life policies of President George W. Bush's administration.
Television journalist and politician who served as Iowa Secretary of State from 1980 to 1986.
Mona Martin (1934- ) served in the Iowa House of Representatives from Scott County from 1993-2001.
Iowa State Representative and Senator who served in the legislature from 1987 to 2002.
Sexual abuse response and advocacy center established in in Iowa City in 1973 to serve located the University of Iowa community and surrounding counties.
The first female pilot in Appanoose County and active in the local Democratic Party.
Teacher and world traveler who served in the New Hampshire legislature.
Nurse and community activist in Iowa City who, as a young Jewish woman, fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and emigrated to the United States.
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.
Organization dedicated to legislative and educational efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency and support woman's suffrage.
Members of the Des Moines chapter of WILPF studied government policy on nuclear testing, the draft , the war in Vietnam, and the arms race. They held informational rallies and demonstrations and maintained a vigorous letter-writing campaign.