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But perhaps worst of all, is how positively white feminists worldwide have received the song, even now. In 1972, the National Organization for Women awarded Ono and Lennon with the “ Positive Image of Women ” award for what they described as a “strong pro-feminist statement.” In 2011, a woman at the NYC SlutWalk marched with a sign held up that quoted the song’s title. And in 2017, actress Rose McGowan, hot on the heels of being lauded a feminist hero for her outspokenness regarding sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood, fired off a since-deleted tweet in response to James Corden that echoed the painfully familiar message.

Working together The Four, with the support of Newberry, compiled an exhibition of beaten metalwork panels, posters, furniture and silverwork for the 1896 Arts and Crafts Exhibition in London. Their work was not particularly well liked, but one important critic, Gleeson White, editor of The Studio was intrigued by the style and travelled to Glasgow to meet them, in the following year he published two articles in The Studio celebrating the Glasgow Style.

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