|Seneca Falls Convention
Declaration of Sentiments
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of mankind is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations on
the part of man toward woman, having in direct object the
establishment of an absolute tyranny over her.
To prove this, let facts be submitted to a candid world.
He has never
permitted her to exercise her inalienable right to the elective
compelled her to submit to laws, in the formation of which she
had no voice.
Falls Convention, "Declaration of Sentiments"
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According to this declaration, has the denial of women's rights
been intentional or unintentional?
2. According to this declaration, how have men unfairly used the law to control women?
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