equal pay

Suzy Chaffee - Olympic Skier, Title IX, and Equal Pay Advocate

Photo courtesy of Mary Anne Christie

Photo courtesy of Mary Anne Christie

Many people know Suzy Chaffee as Suzy Chapstick due to her image in the 1970’s. Before ChapStick, Suzy was an Olympic Skier who saw the damage of sexism on women's sports. She took her fame and became an advocate for Title IX, and then for equal pay for women.

Join Mary Anne as she talks with Suzy about her struggles to be accepted as a world class athlete, and how Suzy used her fame to make the world more fair for everyone. Also, Suzy and Mary Anne are cousins. This is not an interview, it is a reunion.

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