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15 Gifts for the Badass Woman in your Life

15 Gifts for the Badass Woman in your Life

Because from the moment you met her, the first thing you loved about was her passion for politics and desire to make the world a better place. Dems for USA offers the perfect gifts for the special woman in your life, be it a wife, daughter, or even a trusted friend committed to change social harmony. We know it's not always the most effortless expression to convey, and are prepared with a selection of glassware with slogans equal parts humorous and inspiring. She knows the road to social justice is a long one, and it's always reassuring when she has your support. Glassware for celebratory cocktails after the news is victorious is an absolute necessity.

Most crucial, however, are those slogans, carefully selected to represent the finest examples of strong, smart, and powerful women who paved the path she's now on herself. She'll know she's in good company with Rosa, RBG, and the recent addition of our latest success story, Kamala Harris.

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7 Influential Women That Fought For Women's Rights

Kamala Harris Celebrating the Power of Women

Winning the right to vote was only one small piece of the fight for women's rights. Even after the 19th Amendment passed, which guaranteed some women the right to vote, women still faced discrimination in many areas of life. In most states, women could not open a bank account without their father or husband's permission. They faced unequal pay in the workplace because women could legally be paid below the minimum wage. Women could not serve on juries and could not hold public office in much of the country. Clearly, there was a lot of work for women's rights advocates in addition to suffrage.

The broad spectrum of rights women enjoy today were never guaranteed, and it took years of fighting from countless activists to win them. Here is a look at seven influential women who changed the course of women's rights.

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