Hulu released an entire episode of their Mrs. America miniseries giving excuses for why Betty Friedan said she wanted to “burn [Phyllis Schlafly] at the stake” during a debate. They weave a sad story of a downtrodden Friedan who gets pushed over the edge by a cruel and calculating Phyllis Schlafly. Clearly, the Hollywood hacks behind this script didn’t do their research.
Well, we did.
Watch the latest Mrs. America fact check from Phyllis Schlafly Eagles, jam-packed with historically-documented facts and real quotes from one of the most iconic debates in American history.