June 10, 1963: President John F. Kennedy signs into law the Equal Pay Act, prohibiting wage discrimination based on gender. Forty nine years later, women are still making 77 cents for every dollar men make doing the same work.
Yes, you are a feminist! "If you believe in gender equality, you are a feminist. Feminism is the logical notion that women are people. Feminists do not wish to have power over man, but rather to have power over themselves. You don't have to be female to be a feminist"