Feminist History Course

100 Years Ago

100 years ago, I could not vote.But before that, my voice was inaudible. Not silent; but unheard.Ignored.The shouts of my pains, of my lack of personhood;(for I was nothing without my husband)Fell on deaf ears.My body was constricted;The way they dressed me; the life they gave me.I was nothing if not wife or mother.My intellectuality …

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Live the Legacy

Recently I was asked by a student if abortion was necessary for women to achieve equality in the workplace. Absolutely not. Consider for a moment all of the landmark reforms that our feminist foremothers, who opposed abortion, achieved in their struggle for equality in the last half of the 19th century. In a peaceful revolution …

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