Woman’s rights

Women’s Rights Movement Essay The struggle for human dignity has not been an easy one in American History. Even a nation that is based upon the word “We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal and endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights that cannot be taken away by government” has had a difficult time granting those “natural rights” to its citizens. Native Americans, Blacks, Women and many other groups have experienced discrimination and the denial of rights throughout our history.

explore some readings about women in history and write a 2-3 page essay on these questions. 1. How did society view women in ancient times? 2. What has been the traditional view of the role of women throughout American History? 3. How would these views have affected the way women were treated in early American History? 4. How did Mary wollen stone craft, Olymphe DeGouges, and the Declaration of Sentiments challenge these views?