28 Most Iconic Feminist Moments of 2013

By Elizabeth Plank

The year 2013 was a heck of a year for feminism. Because we’re often primed to focus on how far we’ve got to go, I wanted to give us a reason to celebrate how far we’ve come. We’ve had some amazing victories this year, so let’s take a minute to soak it all in and celebrate the greatest moments! Check out our conversation on MSNBC in the clip below!

s3.amazonaws.com-policymic-images-f1978ebbbd8dba5014eb2b9188a4baf1e8bf3722e0a7473e62af0242da6eaf5d1. Jennifer Lawrence Inspired Women to Love Their Bodies

After one of her superiors threatened to fire her if she didn’t slim down, Jennifer Lawrence was pretty angry. She told Harper’s Bazaar UK that “If anybody even tries to whisper the word ‘diet,’ I’m like, ‘You can go f**k yourself.’” This inspired young women across the country to do the same thing.

If J-Law can do it, why can’t we?

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