Quotation by Susan B. Anthony

Women should have equal pay for equal work and they should be considered equally eligible to the offices of principal and superintendent, professor and president. So you must insist that qualifications, not sex, shall govern appointments and salaries.
Susan B. Anthony (1820–1906), U.S. suffragist. As quoted in Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, vol. 3, ch. 62, by Ida Husted Harper (1908).

In a letter dated July 6, 1903, to Margaret A. Haley, President of the National Federation of Teachers. Decades later, "equal pay for equal work" would be a goal of the "second wave" feminist movement that commenced in the 1960s; many would then consider it to be a new, and radical, slogan.
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