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Things That American Women Couldn't Do Until the 1970s

Late 60's and Early 1970s women’s rights protestors. Why are we still fighting this battle?

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Emmeline Pankhurst (1858 or 1857 -- 1928) was a British political activist and leader of the British suffragette movement who helped women win the right to vote. In 1999 Time named Pankhurst as one of the 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century, stating: "she shaped an idea of women for our time; she shook society into a new pattern from which there could be no going back."

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Things that don't make you less of a feminist. PS - I'm a happy wife, stay at home mom, and fierce feminist. being devoted to your children doesn't mean you are wasting your talents or betraying the movement!

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