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Her argument – outrageous at the time – was that women were capable of reason, and deserved to have that recognised. Now it’s our turn to recognise her contribution to women’s rights

The original suffragette: the extraordinary Mary Wollstonecraft

The Guardian -- The original suffragette: the extraordinary Mary Wollstonecraft. An example of how an unconventional lifestyle and out of wedlock child could ruin an century woman's reputation.

Suffragette arrest May 1914  Một phụ nữ bị bắt khi đang trong cuộc biểu tình , qua trang phuc jcos thể thấy bà là một ng phụ nữ thuộc tầng lớp thường dân

Buckingham Palace - 200 Suffragettes tried to storm the palace. 66 were arrested including Emily Pankhurst,

Fue arrestada después de ocultar a miles de niños en ataúdes luego su oscuro secreto surge #viral

February 1910 in Warsaw, Poland Irena Sendler was born at the perfect time for.

When Golda Meir was Prime Minister of Israel, she was asked to put a curfew on women to end a series of rapes. She replied, "But it is the men who are attacking the women. If there is to be a curfew, let the men stay at home." Amen Golda! GoddessLife Empowering women

When Golda Meir was Prime Minister of Israel, she was asked to place a curfew on women to end a series of rapes. However, Meir refused and replied, “But it is the men who are attacking the women. If there is to be a curfew, let the men stay at home.

Abolitionists : Abolition : Slavery : Civil War : The Abolitionists - Heroes and Heroines of the Antislavery Movement showcases the contributions of several men and women who worked tirelessly to advance the abolition of slavery, a cause close to their hearts and at the forefront of the conscience of many Americans.

Abolitionists

Abolitionists : Abolition : Slavery : Civil War : The Abolitionists - Heroes and Heroines of the Antislavery Movement showcases the contributions of several men and women who worked tirelessly to advance the abolition of slavery, a cause close to their

Born on this date in 1810 (d. 1850), journalist Margaret Fuller wrote one of the key early feminist texts, "Woman in the 19th Century." A strong advocate for women's education, she supported many human rights causes, and her writing may have been a partial inspiration for the Seneca Falls Convention of 1848.

Essay differences between two countries Compare and Contrast - America and Kuwait, ourselves comparing the similarities and differences between these nations based on a, located at two very different.

650 officers and enlisted men of a Cavalry unit created this human representation of a horse head, 1910s

Camp Cody, New Mexico, 650 officers and enlisted men of the Auxiliary Remount Depot No a cavalry unit, created this human horse head in tribute to the horses lost in WWI.

WWII US Medal of Freedom Recipient: The White Mouse, Nancy Wake (1912 - 2011)

WWII US Medal of Freedom Recipient: The White Mouse, Nancy Wake (1912 - 2011)

Nancy Wake, ‘White Mouse’ of World War II. The Gestapo called her “The White Mouse” for the way she deftly avoided their traps. Nancy Wake, was one of the most effective and cunning British agents working in German-occupied France during World War II.

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Suffragette Christabel Pankhurst in a polling booth circa In 1918 parliament granted the vote to women over 30 who were householders, the wives of householders, occupiers of property with an annual rent of and graduates of British universities

Amy Post, famous Quaker abolitionist, suffragist, spiritualist and station master for the Underground Railroad.  Taken from shacklesofyesterday.org.

Civil War Ruins in Norfolk, Virginia From the New York Times Opinionator Disunion , "Harriet Jacobs’s First Assignment," by Scott Korb.

Suffragette chronicles the struggle for the vote in Britain. It also brings to mind our own suffrage story.

The African-American Suffragists History Forgot

The African-American Suffragists History Forgot - Suffragette chronicles the struggle for the vote in Britain. It also brings to mind our own suffrage story.

Annie Oakley...shooting guns = 10.

Throughout her career, it is believed that Annie Oakley taught upwards of women how to use a gun. Oakley believed strongly that it was crucial for women to learn how to use a gun, as not only a.

Suffragette by Theresa Thompson, via Flickr

THE VOTE: Suffragette. Many leaders of the movement were upper and upper middle class women.

Militant suffragettes forced the public to think about votes for women. But their violent actions were used by opponents to justify withholding votes from women.....Clips: BBC interviews recorded between 1957 and 1969.....

Militant suffragettes forced the public to think about votes for women. But their violent actions were used by opponents to justify withholding votes from women.Clips: BBC interviews recorded between 1957 and

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