Celebrate the Centennial of the 19th Amendment
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WDSE•WRPT is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the amendment that gave women the right to vote with two great programs in early July 2020
This special Almanac North will invite conversations from women leaders from across our region to discuss the importance of the passage of the 19th Amendment, their experience running for office, and the importance of the woman vote in the upcoming 2020 election.
The Vote from American Experience
The Vote tells the dramatic culmination story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote.
One hundred years after the passage of the 19th Amendment, The Vote tells the dramatic culmination story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote, a transformative cultural and political movement that resulted in the largest expansion of voting rights in U.S. history.
Part 2 | The Vote | American Experience
Part Two examines the mounting dispute over strategy and tactics, and reveals how the pervasive racism of the time, particularly in the South, impacted women's fight for the vote.