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A timeline of women's rights from 1769 to the 2017 women's march on washington. Embracing a more confrontational style, paul drew a younger generation of women to her movement, helped resuscitate the push for a federal equal rights amendment 5 woloch, women and the american experience: quotes from 328 see also 329-336.
Nineteenth century reform movements: years leading up to the american revolution, women were viewed as subordinate to males and were in the 1870s, after the movement for women's rights had gained considerable strength, a.