Matilda Joslyn Gage Quote

The most stupendous system of organized robbery known has been that of the church towards woman, a robbery that has not only taken her self-respect but all rights of person; the fruits of her own industry; her opportunities of education; the exercise of her judgment, her own conscience, her own will.


Woman, Church, and State: The Original Exposé of Male Collaboration Against the Female Sex (ed. 1980)

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The most stupendous system of organized robbery known has been that of the church towards woman, a robbery that has not only taken her self-respect...

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The most stupendous system of organized robbery known has been that of the church towards woman, a robbery that has not only taken her self-respect...

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The most stupendous system of organized robbery known has been that of the church towards woman, a robbery that has not only taken her self-respect...

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The most stupendous system of organized robbery known has been that of the church towards woman, a robbery that has not only taken her self-respect...