BC: Thank You! | :-)
FC: Overturning The Oppian Law | My Scrapbook of: | Erin Annunziato | And other achievements made by women...
1: About Me
2: Pride Over Greeks | more rights: ~education ~mobility ~homelife ~politics(most important!!!)
3: Greek and Roman: Equal and None! >:-(! | Originally...
4: Bitter Defeat | 216 BC | ~Inherited land and money ~Women became rich ~Passed the Oppian Law
5: The Oppian Law | ~Gold and Silver ~Give to State ~No Purple ~No carraiges
6: At First | ~Followed ~201 BC others could ~Still denied luxuries ~Wanted luxuries
7: Denied | Luxuries
9: Proposed Elimination | ~Two tribunes ~Women kept eye on proposition ~Almost Vetoed
10: PROTEST! | Poured into streets! 1st thing like it! Law abolished! | Power To the Women!
11: "This crowd of women was growing daily, for now they were even gathering from the towns and villages. Before long they dared go up and solicit the consuls, praetors, and other magistrates." ~Livy, Roman Writer