Sheroes & Herstory:
Activist, community organizer, creator of the first shelter for battered women in New York City and co-founded the NYC Agency for Child Development (now the NYC Administration for Children's Services). She was one of the co-founders of Ms. Magazine and co-founded The Women’s Action Alliance with Gloria Steinem (and others) in 1971. Dorothy and Gloria toured together in the 1970s speaking about gender, class and race. Read more about Dorothy and her current work...