by GEORGINA LAWTON
June 2, 2016 LIFESTYLE
When it comes to notable strides in feminism, the decade of the 1930s isn’t usually thought of as one of the most revolutionary periods of time; however, there are still a number of feminist quotes from the 1930s that were not only important at the time, but which are also still relevant today.
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
– Eleanor Roosevelt
“Being a woman has only bothered me in climbing trees.”
– Frances Perkins, U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1933-1945
“Men and women, here and now, are able to exert their wills; they are not pawns and puppets dancing on a string held by invisible hands. They can act, and think for themselves. Perhaps even they can influence other people’s thoughts and actions”