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“I have this quiet faith in the certain triumph of the right.” -Lucy Stone, 1869

“It is because I have this quiet faith in the certain triumph of the right, that I am entirely undisturbed by anything which venom and ill nature can do.” -Lucy Stone, 1869 Lucy Stone...
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Sojourner Truth at the United States Capitol

Sojourner Truth‘s face is one of the first you see at the Votes for Women tour at the United States Capitol. via Instagram Sojourner Truth is one of the suffragists featured in the...
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The Voting Rights Act became law on August 6, 1965.

On August 6th, 1965, the promise of the Nineteenth Amendment finally became a reality for women of color who had been disfranchised by discriminatory voting laws.
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