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We have made partners of the women in this war. Shall we admit them only to a partnership of suffering and sacrifice and toil, and not to a partnership of privilege and right?
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Legal Contender….Victoria C. Woodhull: first woman to run for president
By Susan Kullman
Source: The Women’s Quarterly (Fall 1988)
On the 150th anniversary of her birth, September 23, 1988, Victoria Claflin Woodhull was largely lost to history. 2,144 more words
Did you know that on this day in 1880, women’s rights leader, suffragette and daughter of Emmeline and Richard Pankhurst, Christabel Pankhurst was born?
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WHAT IT IS: For some 238 years, it has been the chief political impulse in America’s body politick — determinedly democratic, vigilantly resistant to the oppressive power of corporations and Wall Street, committed to grassroots percolate-up economics, and firmly rooted in my old daddy’s concept of “Everybodyness,” recognizing that we’re all in this together.