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History of Women's Rights
A history of women's rights -- women (and some men) have asserted women's equality and the rights of women since ancient times, but without much success ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/essentials/u/womens_rights_history.htm
What Are Women's Rights? Past and Present - Women's History
What rights have been included in the umbrella of women's rights, at different periods of history? What are the basic categories of women's rights and some ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminismsuffragerights/a/What-Are-Womens-Rights.htm
The Fourteenth Amendment and Its Importance to Women's Rights
A history of the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution, as it has been applied to women's rights.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/laws/a/equal_protect.htm
Women's Suffrage Victory: What Won the Final Battle?
Votes for women were first seriously proposed in the United States in July, 1848, at the Seneca Falls Woman's Rights Convention organized by Elizabeth Cady ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrage1900/a/august_26_wed.htm
Women's Suffrage Quiz - Women's History - About.com
A few trivia questions on the American women's suffrage movement. ... Q: The first woman's rights convention in America was held in: Boston, MA Seneca Falls  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/quiz/blquizsf2.htm
U.S. Women's Suffrage - Timeline of Events - Women's History
1837, Young teacher Susan B. Anthony asked for equal pay for women teachers. 1848, July 14: call to a woman's rights convention appeared in a Seneca ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrageoverview/a/suffrage_timeline.htm
Seneca Falls Women's Rights Convention - 1848 - Women's History
... and a few men to call for rights for women. The Seneca Falls meeting is often seen as the kick-off of the women's rights movement -- the first wave of feminism.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrage1848/a/seneca_falls.htm
Cartoon Mocking 1859 Woman's Rights Convention - Women's History
Women's rights activity was often met with derision, in person and in the general press. This cartoon mocks the women's convention, while ignoring that the ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/Suffrage-Cartoons/ss/Mocking-Womens-Rights.htm
Woman Suffrage Timeline International - Women's History - About.com
When did various nations give all women the right to vote? Many granted suffrage in steps -- some locales gave the vote for local elections first, or some racial or ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrage/a/intl_timeline.htm
Frederick Douglass Quotes on Women's Rights - Women's History
He was present at the Seneca Falls Women's Rights Convention of 1848, and advocated for women's rights along with abolition and the rights of African ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/quotes/a/douglass.htm
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