While almost every woman today has the right to vote, there is still progress to be made for women in politics.
Studies have shown that in several democracies including Australia, Canada and the United States, women are still represented using gender stereotypes in the press.
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(Generally translated into English as The Hammer of Witches which destroyeth Witches and their heresy as with a two-edged sword).
In early modern Europe, and in the European colonies in North America, claims were made that witches were a threat to Christendom.
Multiple authors have shown that gender differences in the media are less evident today than they used to be in the 1980s, but are nonetheless still present.
Both the racist and the sexist are acting as if all that has happened had never happened, and both of them are making decisions and coming to conclusions about someone's value by referring to factors which are in both cases irrelevant." Also according to Shapiro, the first time the term "sexism" appeared in print was in Caroline Bird's speech "On Being Born Female", which was published on November 15, 1968, in Vital Speeches of the Day (p. In this speech she said in part: "There is recognition abroad that we are in many ways a sexist country.
For example, Yemeni marriage regulations state that a wife must obey her husband and must not leave home without his permission.
In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Family Code states that the husband is the head of the household; the wife owes her obedience to her husband; a wife has to live with her husband wherever he chooses to live; and wives must have their husbands' authorization to bring a case in court or to initiate other legal proceedings.
Restrictions on married women's rights were common in Western countries until a few decades ago: for instance, French married women obtained the right to work without their husband's permission in 1965, During the Franco era, in Spain, a married woman required her husband's consent (called permiso marital) for employment, ownership of property and traveling away from home; the permiso marital was abolished in 1975.
Women in parts of the world continue to lose their legal rights in marriage.