Women 's Rights And Representation Of Society, Media, And The Workforce

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“23 The man said, "This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called 'woman, ' for she was taken out of man."
24 For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh.”- Genesis 2:23-24 Women and men were created equally. The belief that women were the weaker sex has spread around the globe since the early days. From that condescending thinking, the stereotype that women are ‘inferior’ to men has developed; however in progressive thinking, women were created equally. As stated in the American Constitution, ‘All men are created equal’ therefore women should have equal rights and representation in society, media, and the workforce. The role of women has changed over time, but expectations have had a negative increase. Women have been hoisted up the ranks in society yet there are still numerous obstacles and barriers to overcome. Despite all this, women deserve to have the same opportunities as men. In the past, women were only represented as a whimsical damsel in distress. This controversial stereotype gave some women inspiration to take a stand and demand their rights. Women have always been strong, both physically and mentally, however they have not been credited appropriately. Unbeknownst to many, women have been the masterminds of many great events in history, as well as many auspicious creations and inventions. Unfortunately, a number of these successful creations were not credited to…

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