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-1- Daily Suffragist on Twitter- -Spending a last day on Ernestine Rose- as great a speaker as Anna Dickinson- as radical as Lucretia Mott- There were few Jews in the suffrage movement before the turn of the century- in part b-c Jews didn.png
Spending a last day on Ernestine Rose: as great a speaker as Anna Dickinson, as radical as Lucretia Mott. There were few Jews in the suffrage movement before the turn of the century, in part b/c Jews didn’t arrive in large # until the 1880s. Rose…

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We don’t have an affirmative right to vote under the Constitution. There is no explicit promise that citizen = voter. But from 1868-1872, after the ratification of the 14th Amendment, hundreds of white and Black women personally attempted to…

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Sometimes your heroes really disappoint. I’m not talking about Stanton or Anthony or Alice Paul. I’m talking about Ray Frank. Frank was the first Jewish woman to preach from a pulpit in the US - before a crowd of 1,000 people. Thread. The story is…

Daily Suffragist on Twitter- -Have you seen the PBS series Unladylike- It features suffragists like Mary Church Terrell- Rose Schneiderman- and Tye Leung Schulze alongside other notables -Gladys Bentley-- 1- Each 1.png
Have you seen the PBS series Unladylike? It features suffragists like Mary Church Terrell, Rose Schneiderman, and Tye Leung Schulze alongside other notables (Gladys Bentley!) 1. Each 12-minute episode features a contemporary activist who mirrors the…

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Watch Frances Watkins Harper give her most famous speech! Or as close to it as we can get, thx to @NYHistory. @ArianaDeBose plays Frances delivering “We are all bound up together…” in 1866.#CriticalRaceTheory #CRT #BlackSuffragists

Daily Suffragist on Twitter- -I see a lot of women-s history- and this Mom-Daughter project is absolutely the coolest thing ever- A new woman every day- Cindy Sherman style- I-m in awe- Check out -shemadehistory1 -amp- on Instagram -extra-g.png
I see a lot of women's history, and this Mom/Daughter project is absolutely the coolest thing ever. A new woman every day, Cindy Sherman style. I'm in awe. Check out @shemadehistory1 & on Instagram (extra-great) or  Her Story: #AlexaCanady - the…

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So lucky to have been in the room for this evening.  Began yesterday with w/@sandylocks's powerful words & today learning w/ her, @jamalgreene @BernardHarcourt Kendall Thomas&Maeve Glass. The legal wrongs of the past continue to haunt us.…

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-1- Daily Suffragist on Twitter- -Today-s post is this great montage of Black women suffrage leaders- So worth 3 minutes- and a preview of some of what I-ll cover over the next few weeks and beyond- I-m glad I have all year-- - Twitter 8-10.png
Today's post is this great montage of Black women suffrage leaders. So worth 3 minutes, and a preview of some of what I'll cover over the next few weeks and beyond. I'm glad I have all year!  These are the heroes and pioneers of Black women's…

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More extraordinary Kentucky women, in honor of #BreonnaTaylor. Dr. Mary Britton is featured alongside other journalist-suffragists like Lucy Wilmot Smith and Mary Virginia Cook-Parrish in this beautiful feature by @MayaMillett for @nybooks 👉👉🏾

-1- Daily Suffragist on Twitter- -A generation before the great -IdaBWells- Frances Ellen Watkins Harper spoke for Black women in a fierce debate that included Frederick Douglass- ElizCadyStanton -amp- Susan B Anthony- -CiteBlackWomen -Kwan.png
A generation before the great #IdaBWells, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper spoke for Black women in a fierce debate that included Frederick Douglass, ElizCadyStanton & Susan B Anthony. #CiteBlackWomen #Kwanzaa It’s the 2nd Day of #Kwanzaa! Today we…
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