Elaine Reuben

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Spring 1979


In lieu of my usual quarterly report on the work of the National Office—some of which is reflected in the news of this issue—it seemed appropriate in this pre-Convention column to share the substance of one activity. The following statement made on behalf of NWSA was my response to a request from Senator Harrison A. Williams, Jr., for testimony before the Senate Committee on Human Resources. This sort of public presence is one aspect of NWSA's function as a national voice for feminist education. Our purpose as an organization is not only to share experiences and information among ourselves but to educate and exert influence upon a larger community. Similarly, our Convention will in its totality provide the opportunity to express to ourselves and to others the state of our art and our concerns.



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