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Bicycles and Women's Suffrage

We have been enjoying cycling through the Central Business District (CBD) as a way to discover Auckland. On one such trip, we happened upon Khartoum Place. 569 more words

Cycling In Auckland New Zealand

A Salute to Susan: Fighting for the right to vote

While everyone is caught up in election fever, it’s easy to forget that the privilege of voting belonged only to men for hundreds of years. February 15 marks the birth date of a lady who made a big difference to millions of us. 419 more words

Girls And Women At Risk

Civil Rights ... god and nature NOT the government ?

just another rant …my opinion

I don’t know about you but I think of the Declaration of Independence as our social contract … right. Though if you listen to Republicans, it seems they missed that class, ignored it or prefer the archaic ideology beliefs of that time.  510 more words

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Political Animals

Someone ought to do a book about political animals. I don’t mean those people who are so keenly involved in politics that they can think of little else; I mean… 465 more words

Work In Progress

Let Them Howl: 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage—An exhibition in Ottawa and Winnipeg

The year 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of women first winning the right to vote in Canada. On January 28—the date that Manitoba became the first province to pass women’s voting rights into law—Library and Archives Canada (LAC), in partnership with the… 349 more words

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Images for Women’s Suffrage Now on Flickr

Women won the vote in small incremental steps, with the western provinces leading the way. However, it was not until the 1960s that the majority of women in Canada gained the right to vote. 15 more words