4 waves of the feminist movement

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    First wave

    The Women’s Rights Convention. Also recognized as the beginning of the First Wave of feminism. The Susan B. Anthony Amendment.
  • Second wave

    The beginning of the second wave of feminism.
    The first commercially produced birth control pill in the world was approved by the FDA.
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    Third wave

    The beginning of the third wave of feminism. The "My Body, My Choice" movement began.
  • Fourth wave

    Fourth-wave feminism gave birth to the #MeToo movement and other campaigns calling for the end of sexual harassment and violence against women.