Elizabeth Cady Stanton

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Noun1.Elizabeth Cady Stanton - United States suffragist and feministElizabeth Cady Stanton - United States suffragist and feminist; called for reform of the practices that perpetuated sexual inequality (1815-1902)
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His studies include photographer Diane Arbus, early feminist Elisabeth Cady Stanton, those who could not marry and those who married unwisely, princes without power, rock stars, writers such as Virginia Woolf, survivors of the Holocaust such as Primo Levi and Jerzy Kosinski, Hitler's favorites and their bankers, and a pupil of Freud.
While many of the women's rights advocates (women like Ernestine Rose and Elisabeth Cady Stanton) did argue in old-fashioned Owenite terms for the importance of the rights of women to be able to divorce, none of them argued for free love.