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2400 Years Ago the First Woman Won an Olympic Event

August 4th, 2016|Categories: Features, People|Tags: , , |

The society of ancient Greece (800 to 146 BC) cultivated a demeaning role for women. Women were seen as objects with little control over their lives. A woman was confined to the boundaries of her husband or father’s home and in service of domestic duties. Women were restricted from socializing and participating in outside events particularly [...]