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Here are the suffrage anniversaries we'll commemorate this week, our latest book recommendations, and more.

“We hold these truths to be self-evident; that all men and women are created equal.” -Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 1848

In the Declaration of Sentiments, presented at the first Woman’s Rights Convention in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848, Elizabeth Cady Stanton expanded the vision of the founding fathers, declaring that all men and...
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New Jersey was the only state in the Union with votes for women in 1776.

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Missouri ratified the 19th Amendment on July 3, 1919.

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Iowa ratified the 19th Amendment on July 2, 1919.

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April Young Bennett and Kara Johnstad discuss how to make our voices heard on the Voice Rising Radio Show.

April Young Bennett joined voice expert Kara Johnstad, broadcasting from Berlin, Germany, to discuss how women can raise their voices and make themselves heard. April explains what she has learned from her own experience...
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Better late than never! South Carolina ratified the 19th Amendment on July 1, 1969.

The Nineteenth Amendment had become law in 1920.
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