Video: How bikes boosted women’s rights movement

Learn how late 18th century craze helped transform societal norms

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How Bicycles Boosted the Women's Rights Movement

We ride bikes to free ourselves from the day-to-day grind, but a century ago women used the bicycle to help emancipate themselves.

Famed women’s rights advocate Susan B. Anthony once said that the bicycle did “more to emancipate women than anything else in the world.” Learn more about how the late 18th century craze helped transform women’s clothing and more in this short video.



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