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Molly Yard: New Leader, Veteran Activist

The new president of the National Organization for Women, now in her 70s, joins Fresh Air to discuss her lifelong awareness of women's second-class status, which fueled her political activism. She hopes to use NOW to support more women running for elected office.

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Other segments from the episode on August 6, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 6, 1987: Interview with Molly Yard; Review of Kid Creole and the Coconuts' album "I, Too, Have Seen the Woods"; Interview with Tom Clancy; Review of the film "Snow…

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