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When Milly met Harry

It has recently been announced that Millicent Garrett Fawcett (1847-1929), who led the campaign for women’s suffrage, will be the first woman to be honoured with a statue in Parliament Square.  911 more words

The Books Themselves

Votes for Women in India: the early female MPs and their lobbying for Indian suffrage

Guest post by Sumita Mukherjee

The 1918 Representation of the People Act, which enfranchised some British women over 30, had a broader impact beyond the British Isles. 987 more words

House Of Commons

The Hushed Gender

Tomi Lahren, a political commentator and outspoken 24 year-old, known for her conservative commentary on the TheBlaze’s show and host of “Tomi,” was immediately suspended from her show after publicly broadcasting pro-choice opinions on ABC’s “The View.” TheBlaze then offered to pay her contract in exchange for her silence on social media. 488 more words

Feminism

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“I’m not unsympathetic to your cause,” he folded his hands, and looked down his nose at the young suffragette.

It took all of her self-control to refrain from biting back. 1,192 more words