Articles related to women's rights
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 ...
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 ...
Feminism and Suffrage - History of Women's Rights - Women's History
Women's suffrage was one part of the many changes in the last few centuries. Women's rights and changes attempting to win equality for women have included ...
Laws and Women's Rights - Women's History - About.com
Laws relating to women's rights, including laws passed and court decisions including Supreme Court decisions intepreting those laws. Includes legislation about ...
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.
Women's Property Rights
Property rights of married women, under English common law and especially in America.
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 ...
Women in the American Civil Rights Movement - Women's History
Women activists and the role of women in the American civil rights movement -- how women helped fight for racial justice in the American civil rights movement, ...
Women's Suffrage Victory: What Won the Final Battle?
August 26, 1920, marked the end of a long battle. The passage of the Nineteenth Amendment in August, 1920, granted women the right to vote in the United ...
Women in US Constitutional History: Sex Discrimination
Find key turning points in US constitutional history related to sex discrimination and women's rights.