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Feminism

Let’s hear it for girl power! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the concept of feminism, the idea that men and women should have equal rights. Discover why women’s rights have been limited throughout history, and meet three famous women who succeeded despite those limitations. You’ll also learn where and when the feminist movement began, and what happened to some of the first women to stand up for their rights. Plus, find out about the difference between suffrage and feminism, and about some of the organizations that stand up for women’s rights all around the globe. Hey, guys — boys can be feminists too!

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