Women's Liberation

Heather Bryant

ERA(equal rights amendment)

In this picture women are protesting using ERA wanting to be equal as men.

Why did I choose this topic?

The reason why I chose this topic is because it changed women's history. We are able to vote, have jobs, and have some freedom.We are equal to the economy, for the most part.

5 major facts

  • It's a feminist movement that had a series of campaigns, to reform issues like reproductive rights, equal pay, sexual harassment, and sexual violence.
  • The feminist movement can be tracked since the 14th century because of a woman who makes a living though writing poems.
  • The women's movement became more popular in May of 1968.
  • Women's movement effected change in Western Society the right to initiate divorce proceedings.
  • Women gained political, social, and economic rights in the late 1970's.
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Gender Justice

This picture was what women used when they went on strikes, aka protests. But the reason they used it was so they fought for their rights.