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Women have the right to live free from violence, slavery, and discrimination to be educated to own property to vote and to earn a fair and equal wage. But even as progressive as flappers and shorter hemlines were, women's rights then were still laughable compared to the condition of women's. Numerous international and regional instruments have drawn attention to gender -related dimensions of human rights issues, the most important being the un.
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