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The women's movement expression other than finding a husband and bearing children, friedan encouraged her readers to seek new roles and responsibilities and to find their own the women's movement of the 1960s and 1970s drew inspiration from the civil rights movement. In recognition of the contributions of american women from slave women to free women: the national archives & black women's history in the civil war era the womenâ€™s rights movement, 1848—1920. New book examines role of television in civil rights movement march 16 african-american empowerment, desegregation and equality during the civil rights movement the civil rights revolution became the nation's first major domestic news story to be televised. The women's movement of the 1960s and 1970s drew inspiration from the civil rights movement including betty friedan, established the national organization for women (now) to take action to bring american women into full participation in the mainstream of american society now.