The Bread of Dependence

Abby Zimet

Happy 190th Birthday to Susan B. Anthony, the mother of the women's
suffrage movement. The event was marked by the opening of a museum in
her honor, complete with controversy about her possibly anti-abortion stance - controversy that by all accounts she would have savored.


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"There is not the woman born who desires to eat the bread of
dependence, no matter whether it be from the hand of father, husband,
or brother; for any one who does so eat her bread places herself in the
power of the person from whom she takes it."

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