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Women Lack Rights Because They Lack A Penis By: Ashlyn RemingaThe documentary, Not For Ourselves Alone, connects to our class topic of feminism/femininity. This documentary, directed by Ken Burns, focuses specifically on the stories of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony. These two women, as the documentary states, “were born into a world that was dominated and run by men.” (Burns.) These women usedthe limitations of their time period to their advantage and bettered the lives of women everywhere for over half-a-century. In both my opinion and as stated by the documentary, there would be no women’s history without these two women (Burns.) Elizabeth Cady Stanton first became inspired to make a change after the Seneca Falls Meeting was held on July 19-July 20, 1848. This meeting signaled the start of a revolution that came with more consequences than ever before (Burns.) Women everywhere also interpreted this meeting as an indication to

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