Tags » Suffrage » Page 2


Today is Emmeline Pankhurst’s birthday.  She was born Emmeline Goulden on 15 July 1858, and is one of the most famous women in British history. 166 more words


Emmeline Pankhurst

On this day in 1858, Emmeline Pankhurst was born. Emmeline was one of Britain’s leading women’s rights activists and suffragette during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. 55 more words


What Feminism Means To Me

This week Buzzfeed published a post titled, “15 Women Say Why They Don’t Need Feminism.”

In Buzzfeed’s hyper-aware and nonsense-conscious style, the post listed 15 women who shared pictures of themselves with signs explaining how feminism victimizes women, demonizes men, ignores mens’ issues and disregards other people’s issues by blaming “privilege.” Oh, these women also explain how they aren’t oppressed, are not “targets” and don’t need to be empowered, all while slut shaming, saying things like “I believe in inequality” and proudly calling themselves “anti-feminists.” 679 more words


Protect Voting Rights ~~ NAACP Petition ~~ History

NAACP Sign up to learn more
email zip code
Sign our petition to Congress
Tell your representatives they must act NOW to protect voting rights… 119 more words

~ Political Action, Obama News And Events

College students define 'modern feminism'

No matter what your stance is on Leaning In or Banning Bossy, you’ve probably heard the word “feminism” a lot more recently than in years past. 692 more words