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Fighting for their rights: a comparative perspective on twentieth-century women's movements in australia, great britain, and the united states susan r grayzel. To ensure we retain our rights and to help inspire us to keep fighting for more, it's important to understand the long and complicated history of women's rights. The campaign for state ratification of the equal rights amendment provided the opportunity for millions of women across the nation to become actively involved in the women's rights movement in their own communities. 28 powerful pictures of women fighting for their right to vote today is the 100th anniversary of the representation of the people act, when some - but not all - british women were given the.
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For women in 1920s, the fight to acquire rights was called the women's suffrage movement which on how they have rights, have to fight against a dissident to get the 19th amendment and how the suffrage movement influences them today from the suffragist demands they acquired. African americans: fighting for their rights during the mid 1950s to late 1960s african americans started responding to the oppressive treatment shown to them by the majority of white people in the country.
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