These gains in educational attainment are due to women’s fights for these rights throughout history. These struggles date back to the ancient Greeks, Romans, The Middle Ages, and extend to the Education Amendment Act of 1972 and the Women’s Educational Equity Act (WEEA) of 1974 in the United States.
Women's Equal Rights.movement for women’s rights that was launched on a national level with a convention in Seneca Falls, New York. After the convention the centerpiece of the women’s rights movement became the demand for the vote. “Gradually, support for woman suffrage increased during the progressive era in the United States. Some.