Suffrage Wagon newsletter is on the stands!

Suffrage Wagon newsletter is on the stands!

Important Announcement: Suffrage Wagon quarterly newsletter is on the stands! on Vimeo. The next issue of the Suffrage Wagon News Channel newsletter is available. It’s your step-by-step guide to putting yourself in a position to make something extraordinary happen. We’re asking President Obama to award a presidential citizens’ award to Inez Milholland, America’s suffrage martyr. Here’s another way to make your...

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Happy August 26th: Women’s Equality Day!

Happy August 26th: Women’s Equality Day!

2016 has lots of events and celebrations for women’s suffrage history! on Vimeo. We’re celebrating August 26th during 2016 by spreading the word about events, programs, and observances on Suffrage Wagon News Channel as well as our sister site, SuffrageCentennials.com Stay in touch about the campaign to make August 26th a national holiday. Follow updates about the Equal Rights Amendment and making it part of the U.S. Constitution....

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Inez Milholland centennial observance in 2016! Sign petition!

Inez Milholland centennial observance in 2016! Sign petition!

Honor Inez Milholland, America’s suffrage martyr. Observe 2016 centennial! on Vimeo. We’re busy this week of August 26th, Women’s Equality Day. Check out the web site for the Inez Milholland centennial. Bob Cooney and Marguerite Kearns are national cochairs. It’s a campaign from the National Women’s History Project. Sign the digital petition that asks President Obama to award Inez Milholland, America’s...

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Let’s make August 26th, Women’s Equality Day, a national holiday!

Let’s make August 26th, Women’s Equality Day, a national holiday!

Help make August 26th a national holiday! on Vimeo. Women’s Equality Day: A National Holiday? The U.S. Congress officially designated August 26 as Women’s Equality Day in 1971 to commemorate the passage of the 19th Amendment.  A new proclamation for Women’s Equality Day is released each year. See the 2015 proclamation here: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/08/24/presidential-proclamation-womens-equality-day-2015  Even...

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Off to the farmers’ market for Suffrage Wagon Cooking School!

Off to the farmers’ market for Suffrage Wagon Cooking School!

Visit your local farmers’ market for fresh fruits and produce! on Vimeo. Recipes from Suffrage Wagon Cooking School bring back memories of how suffrage activists combined grassroots work with putting great dishes on the table for family and friends! It took 72 years for American women to win the right to vote, no small accomplishment. In the week leading up to August 26th, we are remembering this extraordinary accomplishment of our...

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Live stream of unveiling of Tennessee suffrage statue

Live stream of unveiling of Tennessee suffrage statue

August 26th is the date set for the unveiling of a statue that has taken six years to launch that commemorates Tennessee as the last state of the then 48 states that ratified the 19th Amendment. Editorial cartoonists called Tennessee “The Perfect 36” since three-quarters of the states were necessary for ratification. This privately funded $900,000 monument sculpted by renowned Nashville artist Alan LeQuire features five women who...

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