Mystery Theme IV: Back To School by KlionskyG

Question 9

Writer, editor, and activist Robin Morgan coined a certain portmanteau "half jokingly in 1968 and endured the consequential slings and arrows from semanticists. Now that the United Nations and NASA have adopted the use of [the term] in official documents, it's probably time to reclaim it (smiling)."

NASA's aforementioned use of the term includes a website with oral interviews with Carolyn Huntoon, former director of the Johnson Space center, and Eilene Galloway, co-author of the National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958.

What is this word?

Herstory (RST)