the prisons and mental health industries were really bad. the patients were not treated very well. Dorothea Dix realized what was going and tried everything she could to try to change that.
equal rights for women
WE WANT TO VOTE
Back in the day, the only people who could go to school were who could afford it. and even after that girls or blacks could not attend.
In the 1800's and majority of the 1900's there were slaves. The slaves were blacks and their owners were white. There was a lot of people who were against this act and tried to stop it.
GIVE US JOBS !!!
Since the beginning of time the men have always gotten the jobs and the money while the women have to stay at home, be a good wife and raise the children, well some women didn't think that was okay so they decided to protest.