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The Secret History of Wonder Woman

The Secret History of Wonder Woman

by Jill Lepore,
The Portland Oregonian, December 9, 2014

In 1937, William Moulton Marston told reporters that one day women would prevail in a battle of the sexes. "Women have twice the emotional development, the ability for love, that man has," Marston declared. "And as they develop as much ability for worldly success as they already have ability for love, they will rule business and the nation and the world."


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