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1945 butler education act allowed all to have a secondary education.

1944 education act meant women teaches couldn't be fired for getting married.

1960's 33% of undergraduates were women.

1943 equal pay commision failed.

contraceptive pill 1961.

abortion act 1967.

divorce reform act 1969.

equal pay act 1970.

sexual discrimination act 1975.

all of these acts were under labour except the pill.

margret thatcher first women pm shows development in work.

1940 women only earned 42% of mens wages.

Germaine Greer: head of the feminist movement.

cult of domesticity= women belong in the home.

7 million women employed during ww2.


22nd of june 1948 the windrush…


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