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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  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminismsuffragerights/
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
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
Women's Rights and the Fourteenth Amendment - Equal Protection
Though the second article of the Fourteenth Amendment introduced the word " male" into the Constitution in respect to voting rights, nevertheless some women's  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/laws/a/equal_protect_2.htm
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 ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/laws/
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, ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/civilrights/
Women's Liberation Movement (Definition and Overview)
In this way, feminists of the 1960s had something in common with feminists of the 19th century: early women's rights activists such as Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminism-second-wave/a/Womens-Liberation.htm
Florence Nightingale on Women's Rights
An excerpt from Florence Nightingale's writing, as she addresses the issue of women's rights.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/nightingale/a/fn_womens_right.htm
1970s Feminism Timeline - Women's History - About.com
This 1970s feminism timeline describes important women's rights events. Read about feminist history in this 1970s feminism timeline.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminism-second-wave/a/1970s-Feminism-Timeline.htm
Women in US Constitutional History: Sex Discrimination
Find key turning points in US constitutional history related to sex discrimination and women's rights.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/laws/a/Constitution-Sex-Discrimination.htm
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