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- West Virginia ratified the 19th Amendment on March 10, 1920.by April Young Bennett on March 4, 2021 at 3:25 pm
West Virginia ratified the 19th Amendment on March 10, 1920.
- Happy #InternationalWomensDay! #IWD2020 #EachforEqual #GenerationEqualityby April Young Bennett on March 3, 2021 at 3:55 pm
“There will never be a new world order until women are a part of it.” -Alice Paul Happy International Women’s Day. International Women’s Day is celebrated every March 8th. It is a global day...
- “That vote has been costly. Prize it!” -Carrie Chapman Catt #WomensHistoryMonthby April Young Bennett on March 2, 2021 at 1:59 pm
“Women have suffered agony of soul which you can never comprehend, that you and your daughters might inherit political freedom. That vote has been costly. Prize it!” -Carrie Chapman Catt, 1920 March is Women’s...
- “I am going to stay here and stand the fire.” -Sojourner Truth, circa 1843 #BlackHistoryMonthby April Young Bennett on February 25, 2021 at 3:00 pm
“If the Lord comes and burns – as you say he will – I am not going away. I am going to stay here and stand the fire like Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego.” -Sojourner...
- Delaware ratified the 19th Amendment on March 6, 1923.by April Young Bennett on February 23, 2021 at 3:45 pm
The 19th had already had enough supporting states to become law, but Delaware declared their support on March 6, 1923.