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Feminist Majority Foundation

The Feminist Majority Foundation (FMF) is a noprofit organization dedicated to research and action by, about, and for women and feminists. Founded in 1987, the FMF is the sister organization of the Feminist Majority, with the former being focused on feminist research and education and the later focused on the legal and political means of ensuring female and male equality. The FMF is also the publisher of Ms. magazine-the premier popular magazine of the women's movement.

Eleanor Smeal is the founder and president of the FMF. Smeal is a 1961 graduate of Duke University who began her feminist activism while a student, working for the complete integration of women into Duke. She has also earned a master's degree in political science from the University of ...

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