Clara Zetkin Quotes

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Born: July 5, 1857,
Birth Country:
Died: , June 20, 1933
Occupation: Politician

In individual industries where female labour pays an important role, any movement advocating better wages, shorter working hours, etc., would not be doomed from the start because of the attitude of those women workers who are not organized.
- Clara Zetkin

The most disastrous phenomenon of the current situation is the factor that imperialism is employing for its own ends all the powers of the proletariat, all of its institutions and weapons, which its fighting vanguard has created for its war of liberation.
- Clara Zetkin

The proletarian woman fights hand in hand with the man of her class against capitalist society.
- Clara Zetkin

What made women's labour particularly attractive to the capitalists was not only its lower price but also the greater submissiveness of women.
- Clara Zetkin

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