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Phyllis McAlpin Schlafly was an American constitutional lawyer and conservative activist. She was known for her staunchly conservative social and political views, her opposition to feminism, and her successful campaign against the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Her 1964 book, A Choice Not an Echo, a push-back against Republican leader Nelson Rockefeller, sold more than three million copies. She co-authored books on national defense and was highly critical of arms control agreements with the former Soviet Union. Schlafly founded the conservative interest group Eagle Forum in 1972 and remained its chairman and CEO until her death.

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Phyllis McAlpin Schlafly (/ˈfɪls ˈʃlæfli/; née Stewart; August 15, 1924 – September 5, 2016) was an American constitutional lawyer and conservative activist. She was known for her staunchly conservative social and political views, her opposition to feminism, and her successful campaign against the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Her 1964 book, A Choice Not an Echo, a push-back against Republican leader Nelson Rockefeller, sold more than three million copies. She co-authored books on national defense and was highly critical of arms control agreements with the former Soviet Union. Schlafly founded the conservative interest group Eagle Forum in 1972 and remained its chairman and CEO until her death.

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Conservative Icon Phyllis Schlafly Dead at 92

Phyllis Schlafly, a leading conservative activist who spurred a groundswell of opposition against the Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s, died Monday.

Conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly dies

Phyllis Schlafly, a prominent anti-feminist and early leader of the social conservative movement, died at the age of 92 at her home in St. Louis.

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Conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly dies at 92

Phyllis Schlafly, a iconic conservative activist and founder of the Eagle Forum, died Monday. She was 92 years old.