csnedek: Women’s Equality Day – the journey
A timeline of the journey to the passage of the 19th Amendment. I put this together in honor of Women’s Equality Day, August 26, 2010 – the 90th anniversary of the enactment of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
USCIS 100:48. There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them.
▪ Citizens eighteen (18) and older (can vote).
▪ You don’t have to pay (a poll tax) to vote.
▪ Any citizen can vote. (Women and men can vote.)
▪ A male citizen of any race (can vote).
soomopublishing: Bad Romance: Women’s Suffrage
Bad Romance: Women’s Suffrage is a parody music video paying homage to Alice Paul and the generations of brave women who joined together in the fight to pass the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote in 1920.
USCIS 100:77. What did Susan B. Anthony do?
▪ fought for women’s rights
▪ fought for civil rights