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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
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/
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
History of Women's Rights - Women's History - About.com
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 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
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
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/
U.S. Women's Suffrage - Timeline of Events - Women's History
A time line of events in the history of women's suffrage in America. ... July 19-20: Woman's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, New York, issuing the ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrageoverview/a/suffrage_timeline.htm
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