Women’s suffrage

Celebrate Women’s Equality Day This Saturday at the Newseum

Women’s Equality Day

The day’s special programming will commemorate the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, which granted women the right to vote.
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100 Years Ago, A Different March for Women’s Rights

Silent Sentinels

One hundred years ago today, a group of women known as the “Silent Sentinels” picketed the White House — for the first time in history — to demand votes for women.
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