Independent Lens A Feminist Before the Term Was Invented
Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock - premieres February 2, 2012 (check local listings) Details
Program: Independent Lens
Episode: A Feminist Before the Term Was Invented
As a black woman who was a feminist before the term was invented, Daisy Bates refused to accept her assigned place in society. This film tells the story of her life and public support of nine black students who registered to attend the all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas -- pitting a president against a governor and a community against itself.• Visit the A Feminist Before the Term Was Invented webpage
Premiere Date: 02/02/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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