Margaret Fuller “The Great Lawsuit”
Margaret Fuller had many ideas that seemed relevant to Emerson’s. Even more so, though, I found much of what she said to be true even today. The conviction and degradation of woman has been amongst us since the beginning of recorded history. Perhaps this started with the interpretation of the bible. Fuller makes several references to the bible, much like Emerson. In this past century woman have made the
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Change, real change, is nowhere in the foreseeable future. These ideas of hypocrisy and oppression are embedded deep with in our society. It will take a long, long, time for these traditions to be up-rooted. Finally, it is not words on paper that make a difference. They are a foundation in which we can use for guidance, as many use the bible, but in the end it is the actions of people that really count.