Starting in the 1840s, all of the developments, "moral reform and temperance circulating against slavery, the Grimke's defense of their equal right to champion slaves, led many women reformers into women's rights" (DuBois & Dumenil, p. 238).
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Emma Watson speaks to the U.N. about equality for women: "Fighting for women's rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating...This has to stop. For the record, feminism by definition is: 'The belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.'" Follow this link to find a short video primer explaining the three waves of feminism: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/08/feminist-adventure-time-a-primer-on-the-three-waves.html