The Chicago Women's Liberation Union (CWLU) designed Womankind newspaper as an outreach publication to spread the ideas of women's liberation, to reflect the political direction of the Union, and to increase awareness of CWLU projects. Published on a monthly basis from 1971-1973, Womankind was one way that people could become familiar with the CWLU
The subscription rate was $4 per year or 25¢ per issue. The publication was available at women's centers, bookstores, and women's events. It was sometimes sold on the street as well.
of Womankind are available for viewing at the Chicago Historical
Society and Northwestern University Library's Special Collections
Department as well as on microfilm at the Library of Congress.
the CWLU Archive for
more information about Womankind.