Young women can look forward to a better quality of life than before. Do you agree? Introduction:
Legally young women are equal to men and have similar right. In some modern society, women's plight have improve through years but in patriarchal society, men still keep this traditional image of women.
Young women can look forward to a better quality of life than before: Women in modern society:
Nowadays women play an important role in
After various manifestations, programmes
and fights done by various feminists against sexual
injustice, new policy has been set out to establish
Some feminist who fight for women are:
Abigail Adams, from the firstwaves feminism.
Bella Abzug, from the secondwaves feminism.
Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa, from the thirdwave feminism. leila Ahmed, a muslim feminist and
Olympe Audouard, a French feminist.
The national organisaton for women(NOW’s) is an organization which main issues are: Ending sex discrimination, stopping violence against women, abortion and reproductive right, economic justice, women friendly workplace, marriage equality, family laws, constitutional equality, and promoting diversity and ending racism.
Thus now young women can look forward to a better
quality of life than before.
According laws such as ABA Section of Individual Rights and Responsibilities Right's of
Women, Equal Rights Amendment, Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978,State Abortion Laws (U.S.),U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Equal Pay Act of 1963, women are now given the same
opportunity like men.
Thus there is less discrimination concerning education and job opportunities.
Women have access education:
Girls today, women tomorrow, leaders in
Young women are given the chance to be
The rapid development of society helps them
gain good and complete education.
There is less sexual harassment in schools
and other educational institutions.
There is different association actually such as the Foundation for the Education of Young Women (FEYW) found in Texas whose mission is to support: single sex
Their aim is to give young women opportunities to: go school
acquire academic skill
to become responsible, healthy and active.
In the past few years, 9.91 per cent of boys and 76.30 per cent of girls passed in the hsc exams, which proved that girls maintain an edge over boys.
Young Women can work nowadays:
Young women have become more
independent and they have the
opportunity to work in various fields
They are able to choose what they want to do
Many young women are going into profession like:
They comprise a large part of the workers in
businesses and factories.
They also occupy important positions which are mainly held by men. There are even some businesses which are run completely by women. In Mauritius the role of women is changing rapidly.
Although they are not well paid, jobs allow young women to gain a certain degree of personal and social freedom.
One woman, in a 1993 National Geographic article,
said: "For a Mauritian woman, to work is to be free.
The President of the Media Watch Organization,
the Mauritian Chapter of the Southern Africa
Gender in the Media (GEM) Network, Mrs. Loga
Virahsawmy is one feminist who fights for women's
right in Mauritius.
Clearly, women are making outstanding
contributions to the progress of modern
Women in their maritial life:
In many societies now women are not force to get
married early and are able to choose freely their
When it comes to money and marriage, young
women are more likely to know about and manage a
Married women between the ages of 18 and 34 are
the most likely among married people to play a
significant role in managing the couple’s finances,...
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