Elizabeth Cady Stanton

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Elizabeth Cady Stanton (November 12, 1815 – October 26, 1902) was an American social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early women's rights movement. Her Declaration of Sentiments, presented at the first women's rights convention held in 1848 in Seneca Falls, New York, is often credited with initiating the first organized women's ri ...
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11 November 2014
... strike the words "white male" from all your constitutions, and then, with fair sailing, let us sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish together.
11 November 2014
The True Republic—Men, their rights and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
11 November 2014
I see by the papers that you have once more stirred that pool of intellectual stagnation, the educational convention.
11 November 2014
We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch.... I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman.
11 November 2014
I have such an intense pride of sex that the triumphs of women in art, literature, oratory, science, or song rouse my enthusiasm as nothing else can.

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