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Phyllis Schlafly was a champion for women

Sandy Rios, Special to the Detroit News

Schlafly carved a place in a man’s world with sheer intellect and achievement. She was a peer, not a play thing. While Gloria Steinem was posing for Playboy, Schlafly was giving birth to babies — and to a powerful new movement that was greater than herself. Schlafly “will take her place among the tiny number of leaders who made a decisive and permanent difference. She changed the political landscape of her country.”