Alice Paul was a leading suffragist who led the push for a federal amendment to the United States Constitution granting women the right to vote but chances are you’ve never heard for her. 1,012 more words
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Did you know that it was on this day, the 19th of June, in 1885, Adela Pankhurst Walsh was born?
Daughter of Emmeline and Richard Pankhurst, Adela became a leading figure in Australia’s women’s rights movement after immigrating from the UK following estrangement from her family. 21 more words
I am pleased to welcome Debbie Marshall to Great War 100 Reads. I first met Debbie last summer at the Canadian Literature of World War One Conference. 640 more words
It’s the centenary of the 1915 Rent Strikes, and the women’s histories team is hosting a special walking event connecting Govan and the Riverside Museum – marking places important to the Rent Strikes and other protests, and women’s roles in them! 349 more words