Why is Barbara Fritchie not an American Feminist Icon?

Fritchie wasn’t a buff superheroine that kicked Stonewall in the nuts, but without brave women of yore, we wouldn’t have our beloved Democracy of today
Tubman led a raid to free slaves during the Civil War…could Naomi Wolf have pulled that off? (a bookstore raid to destroy male-tainted books perhaps)
Naomi Wolf-a misguided wuss who disrespects heroic women of yore while enabling Trumpites with baseless anti-vax theories?

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Scott lives in the SF Bay Area and writes confidently about Engineering, History, Politics, and Health

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