The stories Susan B Anthony Dares to Vote and Don’t Give Up the Fight they both have a theme of perseverance. In Susan B Anthony Dares to Vote, she won’t give up the fact that women can’t vote and keeps trying to let women vote. Ava from Don’t Give Up the Fight tries to prove to her team that she’s a fast runner. Although they have the same theme they both are different because they both handled their situation differently. Susan B Anthony protests, but Ava raced one of her teamates.
Malala Yousafzai, is an average teenage girl who strived to get her education and fought for the right to get educated. Malala was not only fighting for her education, she also fought for other girls that were deprived of education. However, they did not have the strength and the courage to speak up for their right to be education, Malala was the brave one out of the bunch. She stood up to Taliban,and gone through afflicting times due to her getting shot. Malala was brave and kept fighting, and so she was able to get the education for women and herself.
“I...I cannot tell how, but I did. I...I heard the other girls screaming, and you, your Honor, you seemed to believe them and I…It were only a sport in the beginning, sir, but then the whole world cried spirits, spirits, and I...I promise you, Mister Danforth, I only thought I saw them but I did not.” (67) In this quote it proves that Mary was just trying to then go along with what Abigail said and just save herself. Abigail often times gets what she wants even though it usually is wrong. In today’s world people are often self-centered and look out for themselves only. We all need to start realizing the world doesn’t only revolve around us and we need to speak truth about everything and not just lie to save ourselves and hurt
While Mandela was in prison, his reputation grew, and he became widely known as a symbol of change from apartheid in South Africa. Susan B. Anthony was as a suffragette who fought for women’s right to vote, despite the law saying differently. Susan B. Anthony was despised at the begging of her career, but that never stopped her in her fight for equality. In the 1872 presidential election, Anthony voted illegally and was arrested. Her trial consisted of an all male jury and, she was not permitted to speak on her own defense.
Beatrice is Divergent, she has different traits and emotions compared to other people in the society. She was in Candor, a courtroom where she can let her anger out and no one can judge her for what she has done, especially from the ones she loves. When the attention was pointed to her, she was scared to tell the full story about what was bothering her. Beatrice thought to herself, “Safe places, where confessing that I shot one of my best friends would be easy, where I would not be afraid of the way that Tobias will look at me when he finds out what I did.” This quote shows that people shouldn’t hold secrets in, but to let it out even how bad the secret is. The message of the book was to convey the audience to always tell the truth.
For instance, she had to pledge, judge, and urge for the separation to not take place because it would affect them both equally. As evidence, “He looked now more careworn and emaciated than as we described him at the scene of Hester 's public ignominy” that indicates how Hester was put forth once again by the public for the same sin that was committed. However, the second it was far more important because she was fighting for her daughter, Pearl’s hostility. Hester is shown at a low and vulnerable position in her life once again which could quickly be mistaken for weakness, that not exactly being the case because she is known to overcome her huge opticals. To many the way, Hawthorne characterizes Hester Prynne it may be complicated, but considering that her character has gone through a lot it is made clear that the character is not being dramatic but
One of Edna’s biggest internal conflicts is resolved because of Mademoiselle Reisz. This contributes to the theme of breaking social norms, because no woman would ever leave her husband and comfortable life to pursue a career during this time period. It was unheard of. If Edna chose the path that Adele was taking, she would be conforming to society’s standards, which shows that she made the right decision by not conforming and showing the reader that it is ok to not be like everyone else, and also show women that they can be independent and that they need to fight the social discrimination against their
In the play Trifles, Susan Glaspell demonstrates the injustice towards women and their very basic fundamental rights, this brings the patience of a few women to a tipping point and initiates the birth of a buried movement after centuries of reticence, during the early twentieth century in North America. It is this common memory and experiences among women, which motivated few women to rise up against the male dominated Justice System, which eventually wakes up the rest of the women in the society through time. However, ironically, this movement is accomplished in a secret way and in silence against the male dominated justice system of America, because silence itself is a very powerful tool for women; in other words concealing of knowledge helps
Scholl intentionally disregards norms to retain her individuality and rebelliousness. Despite being knocked down by her teachers and principal, Scholl refused to have her spirit and resistance completely smothered, “Later, Sophie would not buckle again on her political views: In another letter to Fritz, she wrote, ‘I don't like to think about it, but soon there is going to be nothing left but politics, and as long as it's so confused and evil, it's cowardly to turn away from it,’" (Campbell Bartoletti). Showing her resilience and distinct identity and will, Scholl believes that it is cowardly to not take action against adversity. Although she knew that having and voicing her opinions was heresy, and that Fritz could turn her in, she still remained confident and unwavering about doing the right thing. Scholl made an impact on the world because she held onto her personality, and without her iconic and rebellious attitude towards life, she would not have made nearly the difference in the world.
Susan was the leader of the Women’s Rights Movement, Susan spoke her mind and always fought for what was right. In the text it says, "May it please your honor," Anthony replied. "I shall never pay a dollar of your unjust penalty. And I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women... that resistance to tyranny is obedience to God." This shows courage because she stood up to the judge despite the fact that the judge was not a fan with Susan and he was very upset with her, she still spoke her mind and told the judge how she was feeling.