Quotation by Dorothy Thompson

Women have had the vote for over forty years and their organizations lobby in Washington for all sorts of causes; why, why, why don't they take up their own causes and obvious needs?
Dorothy Thompson (1894–1961), U.S. journalist. Ladies' Home Journal, p. 19 (May 1960).

Written three years before publication of Betty Friedan's milestone book, The Feminine Mystique, and six years before the National Organization for Women was founded.
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