A thrown tomato becomes the symbol for the rebellion of women in the Extra-Parliamentary Opposition.
The fight against the abortion ban is the trigger of the women’s movement throughout Europe.
From the fight against § 218 a networked German women’s movement has developed.
The German women’s movement creates publicity with imaginative and provocative campaigns.
The fight for the ‘Fristenlösung’ is won – and lost once again. The West German women’s movement celebrates its first festivals. The benevolent tone of the media is exacerbated.
The UN declares the ‚Year of the Woman‘, the Women’s Movement the ‚Year of Women’s Struggle‘. The topics of sexuality and love are now on the agenda.
Violence against women becomes a central issue of the German women’s movement. Female students and university graduates demand women’s studies at all universities.
EMMA and Courage are published – now feminists have a supra-regional, public voice. The formerly united women’s movement starts differentiating itself into different political tendencies.
The lawsuit against sexist magazine covers of the Stern makes the incipient fight against pornography popular. Autonomous feminists and traditional women’s politicians are looking for personal exchange.
The women’s movement as a political movement starts dissolving. It takes on its way into projects and through the institutions. Feminism is omnipresent