Copy & paste this link to your blog or website to reference this page
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.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.