Phyllis Schlafly, Bane of U.S. Feminist Movement, Dies at 92

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  • Led grass-roots campaign against the Equal Rights Amendment
  • She was a fixture on America’s political right for 40 years

Phyllis Schlafly in 2007.

Photographer: Stephanie Kuykendal/Bloomberg

Phyllis Schlafly, the lawyer, author, mother and bane of the U.S. feminist movement who led the resistance that blocked the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, has died. She was 92.

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