The Ask a Suffragist book series channels the stories and wisdom of first wave feminists to inform modern activists as we continue to fight the patriarchy. The first book in the series, America’s First Feminists, was launched in Spring 2019.
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- “All I ask for myself I claim for my wife and sister.” –Charles Lenox Remond, 1867by April Young Bennett on January 27, 2021 at 3:49 pm
“All I ask for myself I claim for my wife and sister. Let our action be based upon the rock of everlasting principle. No class of citizens in this country can be deprived of...
- Wyoming ratified the 19th Amendment on January 27, 1920.by April Young Bennett on January 20, 2021 at 3:48 pm
- Indiana ratified the 19th Amendment on January 16, 1920.by April Young Bennett on January 10, 2021 at 10:41 pm
- “Teach our daughters that they are as much bound to become independent as their brothers.” -Abby Kelley Foster, 1851by April Young Bennett on January 10, 2021 at 4:34 pm
“Women, revolt at the idea of marrying for the sake of a home, for the sake of a support—of marrying the purse instead of the man. …Teach our daughters that they are as much...
- Oregon ratified the 19th Amendment on January 13, 1920.by April Young Bennett on January 8, 2021 at 3:37 pm
Oregon ratified the 19th Amendment on January 13, 1920.