The History Of The 20th Century.. WOMENS RIGHTS -- the 1970s was still AWFUL with what Jobs we were allowed to have. It was a fight. Sexism (constant comments on your body, looks, touches, insinuations about 'doing it' were in the workplace. The word Harassment didn't exist. Realize, a 20 yr old woman working for a 57 year old man -- he was born before women had the right to vote, & attitudes were "fixed" early on !