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Why Are Women Still Fighting For Equal Rights?
WOMEN & POLITICS

Why Are Women Still Fighting For Equal Rights?

Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License 3.0; additional terms may apply. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Women%27s_rightsWomen's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide. They formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the 19th century and the feminist movements during the 20th and 21st centuries. Why Are Women Still Fighting for Equal Rights? In some countries, these rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others, they are ignored and suppressed. They differ from broader notions of human r...