This book also had positive and negative points. For example, a positive point is how women were trying to become independent, as well as gain their individual rights. “In a lengthy series of resolutions, Cady Stanton and the others called for an end to all discrimination based on sex. Cady Stanton’s appropriation of the Declaration of Independence was a brilliant propagandistic stroke.” (Banner 40-41) In the attempt of gaining their rights, Cady Stanton and other women gathered the strength to speak demand their suffrage. “She proposed that the Declaration of Sentiments demand suffrage for women.
In this novel, the character Minny Jackson comes across many obstacles. As the novel, goes on she eventually begins to find herself more, and gets the courage to finally free herself from the power of her husband, Leroy, as well as Miss Hilly. When you find you find confidence and strength, you can get out of a bad situation. Minny Jackson was a strong lady, who everyone would look up to because no matter what was going on at her household or in her life she would never let that affect her interaction with anyone. Although, Minny had a sassy mouth and sassed everyone.
Dubose’s dedication to ending her morphine addiction proves how her stubborn attitude helps her achieve the right thing even if she is doing it for no one but herself. After Mrs. Dubose dies, Atticus tells Jem and Scout “she died beholden to nothing and nobody” because he wants them to understand that she went above everyone else’s expectation of her by breaking her addiction (128). No one and nothing would reward her for breaking it, but she did it anyway. Mrs. Dubose knows that her addiction “wasn’t all right” (127). Jem and Scout learn from Mrs. Dubose that although she may seem like a grumpy old lady, but in reality they see she show a strong dedication towards the high
She has come to peace with her death and accepted that the lives of her family will go on either with or without her presence. As Susie finally fulfills her desire to stop Mr. Harvey from being able to hurt anyone else by influencing his death (comically with an icicle), she is able to not only protect other young girls, but also stands as a warning for what can happen if you place your trust too readily in others. Mr. Harvey’s purpose as Susie’s foil was to act as a maturing agent for Susie, allowing her to finally pass on to heaven while continuing to protect those living in using her death as a
His request for additional copies of her story is captioned as “most wonderful”, the gender polarization erased for the first time, by his acceptance and her steadfast faithfulness to her identity. It is both a relief and a victory for her, the only daughter. “Only Daughter” took us behind the face of social norms and expectations, to reveal the real struggles occurring in a gender-polarized world, in the most personal and vulnerable of places: the family. Sandra Cisneros opens up to the reader, revealing the secrets and processes that forged her into the literary scholar she is now and the woman that drives it all. Her need to have her father’s approval and her brother’s rejection based on gender alone only added emphasis to gender politics and the necessity to realize her dreams of education and independence.
Education was a great successes for a lot of women, many great women fought for their rights and helped bring back every woman's right. Many great women were once in this generation and suffered and had a lot of problems. For example Harriet Tubman, was a great women that wanted to achieve her goal by standing against slavery. Her education definitely. Despite all the education issues that might’ve been an obstacle for women.
Malala, as brave as she is, remained calm in the presence of death and let her father know “No one can stop death. It doesn’t matter if it comes from a Talib or from cancer…”(Yousafzai, pg.118) Although her father wasn’t exactly convinced, Malala would continue to fight for what she believes
Courage can be found where it is least expected. In her book, Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, Mildred Taylor uses Cassie as an example courage. Courage is the ability to do something, even though you are frightened of doing it, which Cassie shows a lot throughout the book. Cassie is a little girl, who is very smart, sassy, and courageous. She stands up for what she believes and helps others that need a voice.
I Am Malala Rhetorical Analysis The novel “I Am Malala“ by Malala Yousafzai is the story of how she grew up and what lead her to fight for education and end up having a near death experience when getting shot by the Taliban.Malala’s main goal is for every child to have an education.Moreover,she was able to show the audience why everyone deserves an education by using ethos to develop her credibility for the cause,repetition to emphasize the need for a change,and powerful diction to describe the lives of those deprived of an education,her religion, and the Taliban.Using these rhetorical devices she was able to show the audience that every child should get an education. Malala comes from the patriarch country of Pakistan.In Pakistan women have no rights.Her country also mostly consists of Muslims.Growing up in Pakistan Malala’s country got invaded by the terrorist group known as the Taliban,who wanted strict Muslim laws enforced and wanted women to be isolated from things men can do including education.Being a girl Malala was at risk of losing her right to go to school because the Taliban would go to extreme forces to prohibit girls from going to school including bombing many schools.This is ethos because Malala had to grow up fighting to go to school and staying hidden by the Taliban.Malala knowing that girls in her country couldn’t get an
She then asked a simple question “You have two choices; Which will in will will you try?/ to have me old and ugly till I die,/ but still away oh, true, and humble wife/ that will never displease you after her life,/ or would you rather I were young and pretty/ end chance your arm what happens in the in the city/ where friends will visit you because of me,/ yes, and in other places too, maybe./ Which would you have the choice is all your own”(395-403). This relates to the moral of wrath, because she let out all of her feelings and opinions about the topic, just to get to this particular point. Although “The Wife of Bath’s Tale” does connect to multiple morals, the main focus is geared away, but “The Pardoner’s Tale” sticks to one storyline and focuses on one