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Oh, how women have moved up the ranks

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In 1848, the Seneca Falls Convention met. Two days later, 68 women and 32 men signed Elizabeth Cady Stanton's "Declaration of Rights and Sentiments," a list of grievances women held against their oppressed circumstances.

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(She wrote it in such a manner as to be impressively reminiscent of the "Declaration of Independence," which a few men I know would readily use as an application of typical womanly behavior: twisting a man's own words to use against him.)

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