My mother was born on November 12, 1899, just ten days too late to vote the United States legalized the vote for women. After 72 years of ridicule, imprisonment, forced feedings, and other forms of opposition to women gaining their full citizenship rights, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. 1,353 more words
Today is Women's Equality Day. This blog says it all. Women's history. Voting Rights. And the Equal Rights Amendment which states:
Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.Ninety-six years ago today, women won the right to vote with the addition of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. It’s now time for full equality. Women rights must be added to the US Constitution. Pass and ratify the Equal Rights Amendment.