Women 's Rights Movement During The 1960 ' S

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Introduction Women’s Rights Movement consisted of middle class women who were well educated. Even though, they fought domestic violence, equal pay in the workforce, education and other issues; they were not in poverty. Rather, they fought for poverty in other women. Gender bias created barricades for many, especially poor women, women of color, and immigrant women. Women’s Rights Movement fought for equal opportunity in the workplace, education and voting. The Women’s Rights Movement was an extensive social movement. Women activists were denied the acknowledgement and the accountability that they have deserved and that they earned. Regardless of their obligations and contributions, they were all refused positions such as leadership. They were also treated as second-class citizens, cleaned houses like maids and put on display for sex objects. In the beginning/middle of the 1960’s, many of these women began to react to and organize around the strong opposition. They fought for self-determination and equality and which still denied them the same basic rights within their own defense. The beginning of Women’s suffrage The 1848 Seneca Falls Woman’s Right Convention was the start of women’s rights movement in the U.S. The Convention included supporters in hopes to help the movements create a success. In the article called Women’s Right Movement, it states, “One hundred participants of the Convention signed this pledge. Two weeks later a Woman 's Rights Convention was held in
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