"Women have the right to mount the scaffold, they must also have the right to mount the speaker's rostrum". Whose quote is that?
Olympe de Gouges
Olympe de Gouges was a French activist, feminist, playwright, and the author of the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen. She was executed by guillotine during the Reign of Terror for attacking the regime of the Revolutionary government and for her association with the Girondists.
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