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In retrospect, it is slightly ironic that Perkin’s was not embraced more as the Secretary of Labor after her years in office. She actually ended up playing the role of full time mother not only to her family but the politicians around her. She was forced constantly juggle being a professional woman, mother, and wife. Plus, her sex was treated like a handicap and she only received partial credit for her effort. Like many housewives, she must have felt taken for granted.
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