Tag: 19th amendment

Alexandria Celebrates Women: Suffragists struggle against brutality in fight for voting...

By Gayle Converse and Pat Miller When American suffragists were arrested outside the White House 104 years ago and sentenced for imprisonment in nearby Occoquan,...

Women: A strong political force

By Gayle Converse and Pat Miller As we celebrate this centennial year of the American woman’s right to vote, we find ourselves a few short...

The story of the ratification of the 19th Amendment

By Gayle Converse and Pat Miller One hundred years ago this month, American women achieved the right to vote. August 2020 marks the ratification anniversary...

Celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage

By Gayle Converse and Pat Miller “The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United...