"1920" August 26 is Women's Equality Day in the United States. On this day in 1920 the 19th Amendment was certified, extending the vote to women. It prohibited discrimination in voting based on sex. American women were given the right to vote. It was a giant step in the women’s civil rights movement of the 20th century."

"1920" August 26 is Women's Equality Day in the United States. On this day in 1920 the 19th Amendment was certified, extending the vote to women. It prohibited discrimination in voting based on sex. American women were given the right to vote. It was a giant step in the women’s civil rights movement of the 20th century."

The 19th Ammendment - women receive the right to vote in the USA 1920, after WW I

The 19th Ammendment - women receive the right to vote in the USA 1920, after WW I

The Academy of Science and Technology #science #park #high #school http://missouri.remmont.com/the-academy-of-science-and-technology-science-park-high-school/  # The Conroe Independent School District (District) is an equal opportunity educational provider and employer does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in educational programs or activities that it operates or in employment matters. The District is required by Title VI and…

The Academy of Science and Technology #science #park #high #school http://missouri.remmont.com/the-academy-of-science-and-technology-science-park-high-school/ # The Conroe Independent School District (District) is an equal opportunity educational provider and employer does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in educational programs or activities that it operates or in employment matters. The District is required by Title VI and…

What five freedoms does the First Amendment guarantee?    When did 18-year-olds gain the right to vote for the president?    When was Prohibition repealed?    On what day is the president inaugurated?      All of these answers (and more!) can be found on this Periodic Table of the Amendments. This table is a historical journey through the 27 additions to the U.S. Constitution. It highlights the Bill of Rights Amendments, the Civil War Amendments, and the Progressive Era Amendments. It als...

What five freedoms does the First Amendment guarantee? When did 18-year-olds gain the right to vote for the president? When was Prohibition repealed? On what day is the president inaugurated? All of these answers (and more!) can be found on this Periodic Table of the Amendments. This table is a historical journey through the 27 additions to the U.S. Constitution. It highlights the Bill of Rights Amendments, the Civil War Amendments, and the Progressive Era Amendments. It als...

DING DONG . . . . GOOD RIDDINS . . . . . .Iconic Civil Rights Opponent Phyllis Schlafly Dies at 92

DING DONG . . . . GOOD RIDDINS . . . . . .Iconic Civil Rights Opponent Phyllis Schlafly Dies at 92

National Woman's Party group September 6, 1922 After the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920, the National Womans Party turned its attention to eliminating other forms of gender discrimination through the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA).  The ERA never passed, but many of its goals were achieved by the Equal Pay Act of 1963 and the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

National Woman's Party group September 6, 1922 After the passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920, the National Womans Party turned its attention to eliminating other forms of gender discrimination through the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The ERA never passed, but many of its goals were achieved by the Equal Pay Act of 1963 and the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Rosa Parks was asked to move to the back of the bus where black people were expected to sit, by the whites. When she refused, police became involved, essentially leading to her arrest. Rosa Parks is a true Civil Rights leader, due to her strength and bravery. This arrest eventually led to the Montgomery Bus Boycotts, where African Americans did not use the buses, but walked instead.

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Rosa Parks was asked to move to the back of the bus where black people were expected to sit, by the whites. When she refused, police became involved, essentially leading to her arrest. Rosa Parks is a true Civil Rights leader, due to her strength and bravery. This arrest eventually led to the Montgomery Bus Boycotts, where African Americans did not use the buses, but walked instead.

Revealing the Truth about the Democratic Party - Some people now are trying to say the two political parties in the US switched after the 1964 civil rights amendment.

Revealing the Truth about the Democratic Party - Some people now are trying to say the two political parties in the US switched after the 1964 civil rights amendment.

In recognition of the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote, and the anniversary of the 1963 civil rights march on Washington, a coalition of women's organizations, representing millions of women, announced plans to counter the attacks on women's economic and health security through a new multi-organization effort, HERvotes. The goal is to mobilize women voters in 2012 around preserving women's Health and Economic Rights (HER rights.)…

In recognition of the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote, and the anniversary of the 1963 civil rights march on Washington, a coalition of women's organizations, representing millions of women, announced plans to counter the attacks on women's economic and health security through a new multi-organization effort, HERvotes. The goal is to mobilize women voters in 2012 around preserving women's Health and Economic Rights (HER rights.)…

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