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Gloria Steinem's Christmas Wish Is Epic and Endlessly Quotable

While you were busy adding a pair of Gucci fur loafers to your holiday list, Gloria Steinem released her own wish list, and of course, it puts all of ours to shame.

The feminist icon and author of the new memoir, "My Life on the Road," posted her "Top Ten Things I Want for Christmas" on Facebook this week, which addresses several of the biggest problems facing our country today.

Her letter contains a mix of funny requests, like for Uber to stop surge-charging during bad-weather days, and insightful advice like suggesting that we raise our sons more like our daughters. Steinem, always the activist, also uses the opportunity to take aim at several political issues, such as the nation’s high imprisonment rate and even throws out an idea for gun regulation: "I want any young men who buy a gun to be treated like young women who seek an abortion."

But the top (and sadly most inconceivable) of Steinem's list? An apology from Donald Trump.

Read Gloria Steinem's epic, endlessly quotable Christmas list below.

Thanks to my dear friends, BETTY, for giving me the opportunity to share my Top Ten Things I Want For Christmas at their...

Posted by Gloria Steinem on Tuesday, December 8, 2015

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