Women Role in Society
... throughout history have suffered from tyranny of men. She was not given the right to vote and the right to participate in government. She was deprived of the right to practice a profession, the right to property and liberty by virtue of marriage. And in the words of Elizabeth Cady Stanton:
"He has endeavored, in every way that he could, to destroy her confidence in her own powers, to lessen her self-respect, and to make her willing to lead a dependent and abject life." (1848)
But for decades, women have been fighting for equal rights with men. Women like Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Abigail Adams, Mary Wollstonecraft and Virginia Wolfe among many have lead women in this battle. And in a lot of ways, the...