And thus its influence remains, a monument of military masculinity, and a menace to feminism wherever it has appeared.
Though the wife remains a member of her own family; though the children take the mother's name, and belong to her; though property passes in the mother's name, or even to herall this leaves it "perfectly possible for the position of women to.
As long as public opinion is not convinced on other grounds of the sacrilegious folly of war, so long will the opportunity of war engender war itself: for men trained in the ethics of imperialism will apply that ethic to the advancement of their individual.It is his public school, his university, his club, his public-house.Dmitri Shostakovich - Waltz.2 from Jazz Suite.2 (Eyes Wide Shut) 03:43.The leaders of thought, the Church, the Labour parties did not desire war.It is thus that we must explain the denial of education to women in all agesthat it seemed folly to give education to anyone who could not bear arms.
It has never been good for women to be too independent, it has robbed them of many of their virtues."O young men he cries to the young French conscripts, and joins to them in his generous sympathy the youth of all nations, friend and foe, "O young men that shed your blood change dirham marocain en rouble with so generous a joy!Think of the case of Athens who by her pride and cupidity provoked a conflict with Sparta, in which she obstinately persevered, always attempting new military undertakings, till after the Sicilian campaign she found herself ruined and undone.There is none left to hear!And there is one thing I know, better than aught else in lifethat I would sooner be a Burmese woman than one of any other land; sooner live the sweet and happy life of the Burmese village girl than that of the proudest nation.In such a world there was no hope for a movement of emancipation.No, it is on other grounds that they must be taught to fight and introduced to the glories of war.Straightway the Prince Gautama forsook his dancing women, forsook his three palaces, the palace for the time of rains, the palace for the flower time and the palace for the fruit time.Some of these women had willingly accompanied the fleet; others had been forcibly carried to sea.Cloudesley Brereton wrote in The Common Cause, "Germany stands forth as the chief exponent of the patriarchal conception." But, and let us not be led astray, only as the chief exponent; and from her faults let us learn.They have been surrounded by warlike tribes: they have been led astray by ambitious kings: and in their wars they have even been cruellike other nations.
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