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Wednesday, 17 February 2010
This cool article by Lauren Axelrod focuses on a few, particularly Margaret Cavendish, one of the great debaters of the period. It is odd in a way that the period was called the Enlightenment as she and her fellows must have had a daily struggle simply to have themselves taken seriously.
It still happens today - this article has itself been slaughtered by the trolls over at reddit - for no apparent reason other than the fact that Lauren is a woman. Some regressive behavior, it seems, cannot simply be trained away. Take a look at the article and make your own mind up!
Enlightenment: The Role of Women in Society | Socyberty