CHAPTER IV: The First Feminist Manifesto

Waldman-Schwartz, Gloria
January 2006
Luisa Capetillo, Pioneer Puerto Rican Feminist;2006, p45
Book Chapter
Chapter 4 of the book "Luisa Capetillo: Pioneer Puerto Rican Feminist" is presented. It focuses on the ideas of feminist Luisa Capetillo regarding feminism in Puerto Rico. It cites the belief of Capetillo that attaining the rights of workers through awakening the consciousness of male and female workers would have an immediate effect on larger numbers of people. It mentions her involvement with the Hispanic community in New York in 1912, who embraced and promoted her anarchist ideas.


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