Equality is fundamental!!
Women’s votes and equality for all races has been hard fought for. Even in England the battle is far from won. There are many uncivilised countries where women have no rights, religious intolerance rules and racism is extant. There is much work to be done.
Look back, to slavery, to suffrage, to integration and one thing is clear. Fashions in bigotry come and go. The right thing lasts. Anna Quindlen
If something is right, it is right – even if the whole world is against it! Equality and tolerance are always right.
The first organised opposition by women to women’s suffrage in England dates from 1889, when a number of ladies led by Mrs Ward appealed against the proposed extension of the Parliamentary suffrage to women. Millicent Fawcett
Just as Female Genital Mutilation is inflicted on poor girls by their female relatives and female maimers and some women support compulsory wearing…
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