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Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft 1759-1797 age 38 She was an English writer, philosopher, and advocate of women’s rights. Until the late 20th century, Wollstonecraft’s life, which encompassed several unconventional personal relationships, received more attention than her writing. “A Vindication of the Rights … Continue reading

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French Women’s Suffrage

French Women’s Suffrage The issues of the elite male opinions in France, toward women’s suffrages, force the formation in 1909 the French Union for Women’s Suffrage a French feminist organization that fought for the right of women to vote, which … Continue reading

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Alice Stokes Paul

Alice Stokes Paul 1885-1977 age 92 She was an American suffragist, feminist, and women’s rights activist, and one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, Her Education included a PhD … Continue reading

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Lucretia Coffin Mott 1793-1880

Lucretia Coffin Mott 1793-1880 age 85 She was a pioneer feminist leader and radical abolitionist. and a religious reformer an also American Quaker. She was heavily involved in the anti-slavery movement. In 1837, she helped organize the first Anti-Slavery Convention … Continue reading

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