The Influence Of Feminism On Puerto Rican Women

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After reading the article I noticed women made significant impact and changes to the way society used to view and treat this gender. Before industrialization women lived with the norm that their place was only at home in the plantation system. Women were not allowed to work or participate in politics and political decision in regards to Puerto Rico. However, along the lines women felt and saw the way they were treated which was unethical and unfair. Women did not have the right to education. They stayed at home and did all domestic work within the household. Feminism began to spread amount the masses of women after the latter half of 19th and 20th century. Puerto Rican women eventually gained suffrage which is the right to vote and also the
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