Women had to fight over a century to be where we are right now. Eva Peron made a lot of positive changes in favor of feminism, women in Latin America and in the world. Comparing to all South America, Argentina is the country where you can find more feminist organizations and movements. Eva Peron contributed to this awake and create awareness about women situation and motivate the gender to raise.
First, she was very active politically, she created museums, cultural centers, schools. She was always talking to the media, she wasn’t behind her husband, the president at that time, she wasn’t behind her shadow, she raised her voice. She fought for women voting, she believed women were an essential part of the political scene and needed to vote as well as men to elect the president.She also expressed to the world how much she liked the fashion industry, and be recognized, she used men clothes, fancy dresses, she transformed the way Argentinians were dressing, until nowadays, because most of the Argentinians are risky with clothes, they are not the most conservative ones.
At that time, a lot of Nazis came to Argentina, many people accused the Peron couple of receiving them. There is a gossip about Eva dating a Nazi soldier, who was her bodyguard, besides all of the accusations, Eva kept fighting for what she believed and accomplish many labors in favor of women.
By [Mariana Flores Melo].