“I am doing this for my Mother who earned 3 pounds 10 shillings for working a forty hour week in a weaving shed." - Sir Patrick Stewart --- Can I also add that he's an anti-domestic violence advocate. And now I love Patrick Stewart even more!
Pinner says: Patrick Stewart, Male Feminist. His mother made 3 pounds 10 shillings for working a forty hour week in a weaving shed. She was also an abuse victim and he’s an anti-domestic violence advocate. Another reason to love Patrick Stewart
Susan B Anthony pummeled and arrested for attempting to vote in She was fined 100 dollars for registering to vote. CORRECTION: Ada Wright, a British suffragette who was beaten by police on “Black Friday” in NOT Susan B.