“We The People” Didn’t Include Women

Mezdulene with a sign at a women’s march, the ribbons representing individual women in her life.

Our constitution used the terms person and people and one might conclude that meant both men and women. However, that isn’t the case.

Yesterday was July 4th, the day we celebrate the independence of our country. I made a post on Facebook saying something about how freedom in our country is something women have fought hard to gain and that now our rights are being challenged. I ended with “ We aren’t…