Quotation by Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

You all know that even when women have full rights, they still remain fatally downtrodden because all housework is left to them. In most cases housework is the most unproductive, the most barbarous and the most arduous work a woman can do. It is exceptionally petty and does not include anything that would in any way promote the development of the woman.
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin (1870–1924), Russian revolutionary leader. (First published 1919). "The Tasks of the Working Women's Movement in the Soviet Republic," Collected Works (1965).
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