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Equal Rights: The Vote. Alice Paul: American suffragist who was arrested while exhibiting her first amendment rights, went on a hunger strike, was force-fed and beaten in prison, and changed history

Alice Paul inducted into NJ hall of fame alongside historic nemesis Woodrow Wilson

For most of the 20th century, women's suffrage leader Alice Paul was sidelined in history books in favor of Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Emmeline Pankhurst or 1857 -- was a British political activist and leader of the British suffragette movement who helped women win the right to vote. In 1999 Time named Pankhurst as one of the 100 Most Important People of the Century I Look To You, Simone Biles, Equal Rights, Women's Rights, Patriarchy, Women In History, Social Justice, Powerful Women, Strong Women

Feminism Photo: British Suffragist Emmaline Pankhurst Quote

Photo of British Suffragist Emmaline Pankhurst Quote for fans of Feminism 37173215

History Ohio Considers Woman Suffrage Amendment - Detail - Pictures of Women's Suffrage MovementOhio Considers Woman Suffrage Amendment - Detail - Pictures of Women's Suffrage Movement

land girls & suffragettes

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An poster sized print, approx (other products available) - A Suffragette housemaid in 1908 during the campaign for the enfranchisement of women. - Image supplied by PA Images - poster sized print mm) made in Australia

Print of Suffragette housemaid/dress

A Suffragette housemaid in 1908 during the campaign for the enfranchisement of women. #MediaStorehouse

I am using this anti-suffrage poster as one of the expectations of Victorian Woman. This poster shows a women trying to fight for suffrage. But also in the poster a guy yells at her an expectation of women during the time

War on women: Propaganda postcards from suffragette era show fierce battle fought by American women to get the vote... and Obama can thank them for his job

The sobering collection of postcards, released by the University of Northern Iowa, has captured the war waged on women during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Sylvia Pankhurst designed this programme for a major women's suffrage exhibition where many suffrage plays were performed. Sylvia Pankhurst, Emmeline Pankhurst, Women Suffragette, Suffragette Colours, Deeds Not Words, Women Right To Vote, Suffrage Movement, Feminist Movement, London Museums

Chronology of Suffrage Plays

Further Chronology of Suffrage Performances 1907-1914 This information supplements and extends the Chronology of Plays addressing or supporting Suffrage Issues

Susan B Anthony & Women's Voting Rights - Every time you think your vote doesn't count, remember that someone fought for it.

S.B. Anthony Arrested for Voting

Suffragette Susan B. Anthony was fined $100 for trying to vote: June 18,1874

Today in Feminist History: Millions of Women Call for Suffrage in New York

New York women won the right to vote on November 6, 1917. This poster was part of their bold campaign.

New York women won the right to vote on November 6, 1917. This poster was part of their bold campaign.

Grandmothers Choice: Votes For Women: Broad Arrow: Prison Garb

30. Broad Arrow: Prison Garb

Broad Arrows by Becky Brown Emmeline Pankhurst arrested in 1914 The British WSPU made good use of the idea of repeated arrests for civil disobedience. Prison was not a deterrent to women who used images of jailed ladies for shock value, hoping to wear down Parliament's anti-suffrage stance. Women's Social and Political Union founders Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst in prison garb Prison was a horrible experience for well-bred women: the food, confinement, hygiene, abuse and---to hear it…

The Women’s Co-operative Guild

The Women’s Co-operative Guild

Although the struggle to enable women to vote was put on hold during the First World War, this doesn’t mean that activists were idle. The legal right to vote in 1918 was class-based, covering only those who owned property or had graduated from a British university. So there was still...

'Let them starve, views of public men, June This headline refers to the response of the authorities to the problem of hunger striking suffragette prisoners.

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Despite the tremendous risk, African American women marched for suffrage, too - Washington Post Informations About Despite the tremendous risk, African American women marched for suffrage, too Pin You

Despite the tremendous risk, African American women marched for suffrage, too

The gender gap was born as a result of the black and white women who marched in the Women's Suffrage Parade of 1913 in Washington, D.C., 100 years ago, forever changing the American political landscape.

Alice Paul was an early century women's rights activist who played a key role in the women's suffrage movement that led to the passage of the Amendment to the U.

The New Woman Suffrage Agenda

The opinions expressed herein are those of the author, and not necessarily those of The New Agenda. Happy Women’s Equality Day! What’s that, you say? You’ve never heard of “Women’s Equality Day”? That’s understandable. It lacks the latent potential for commercialization that makes other manufactured holidays a hit with card companies, chocolate makers, and florists....

Sassy Suffragette and Other Feminist-Approved Halloween Costumes

The Suffragettes: Fashion Activists

It is often said that the way you dress says something about you and your beliefs, and the Suffragettes of the early 1900s are certainly an example of this! The women that fought for their right to be recognised cleverly used clothing to their advantage, combining style with substance, to create a powerful collective image and early form of fashion activism. Their fashion became a huge part of the political statement itself. So what were all these fantastic women wearing to fight for women’s…