Gender Movements

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Gender Movements Years ago women were known to be housewife’s. Women stayed at home, cooked, cleaned and took care of the children. Women did things at home while the husband went to work to make money to pay the bills. Things have changed a lot these years. Women work just as hard as men. Women are responsible for bills and making sure the family is taken care of. These changes happened because of women’s protests and feminist activist. Women now have the same rights as men. Women can work, vote and run for different positions. Even though women have the right to run for different positions there is still few women in power. In this paper I will explain why women don’t vote as a block for female candidates for public offices. Women probably don’t vote as a block for female candidates for public offices because some women probably have a negative attitude toward other women holding position of power (Pfeffer, 2010). Some women are use to men being the powerful person. Even though things have changed there are still some women who have the attitude that women belong at home doing ...
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