Gender Discrimination In The 1800s

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In the world today, gender discrimination is known as one of the most common forms of discrimination. Why there is some people who believe there is no difference when it comes to gender there really is. Women tend not to have as much equality in society as men. Years ago women were not entitled to rights and privileges as men were. The education and occupation opportunities that women may have been offered were limited. In the 1800s efforts were made to gain equality for women; during this time laws were passed which allowed women to keep ownership of things such as property. Inequality for women continued well after the civil war fighting for women’s right to vote. It was not until 1920, that women were finally given the right as citizens

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