National organization for women NOW

Created by- Trevor, Nate, Ben, CHristian, Ethan, Gavin


  • White middle class women made up NOW
  • Betty Friedan, Merial Fox, and Sheiley Chis Holm were the founders of NOW
  • Presidental commision on the status of women (PCSW)


The group was created in 1966


Loacted in the United States and based out of Washington D.C.


Wanted womens rights, equality and some specific things such as equal pay and equal job opportunities


Pushed for rights by peacefully protesting, creating lawsuits, tried to create a amendment on equal rights to esure equality for all women.
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They wanted sexual descrimination removed and for federal powers to enforce quality for women. Also wanted women to get the same opprotunities as males.