How Does Feminism Helped Shape Women's Rights?

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Do you know how feminism helped shape women’s rights? Men and women’s freedom in the western culture have always been unequal. Feminism created reproductive rights for women in America little by little. Contraceptive and abortions were just a few rights given to women from feminist help.
It wasn’t until The 1960’s before women were introduced to contraceptives. Women would be shamed if they became pregnant even though both participants were at fault. It wasn’t until the early 1970’s when birth control was allowed for all women regardless of their marital status. Although it’s legal for women to use birth control, accessing the contraceptives remains harder and harder to get for uninsured women.
Women and abortions have always been an issue
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