|Women have been voting for ten years. But have they achieved actual political equality with men? No. They go through the gesture of going to the polls; their votes are solicited by politicians; and they possess the external aspect of equal rights. But it is mostly a gesture without real power. With some outstanding exceptions, women who have gone into politics are refused serious consideration by the men leaders. >>more...>>
Title: Women Must Learn to Play the Game as Men Do
Author: Roosevelt, Eleanor
Publication: The Red Book Magazine
Date: April, 1928
Notes: Originally published in The Red Book Magazine 50, no.6 (April 1928): 78-79, 141-142.