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Women's History: Suffrage, Politics and Women

Women of the Current Supreme Court

Elena Kagan                                                              Sonia Sotomayer                                                        Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Web Sites


Suffrage poster

The History Channel's Summary of Women's Suffrage

Alice Paul

        Alice Paul

        Mary Wollstonecraft

         Ida B. Wells-Barnett

         Susan Brownmiller

         Kate Millett

         An Excerpt from Millett's Sexual Politics

The Women's March 21st, 2017

 

Women’s March Highlights as Huge Crowds Protest Trump: ‘We’re Not Going Away’

Activists and Political Figures

Bella Abzug (1920-1988)

Madeleine Albright (First Ambassador to the UN)

Hattie Caraway (1878-1950) (First elected female Senator)

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Geraldine Ferraro (1935-2011) (First woman on a major national Presidential ticket)

Betty Freidan (1921-2006)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Nikki Haley

Jeane Kirkpatrick

O'Connor, Sandra Day (First female Supreme Court Justice)

Rosa Parks (1913-2005)

Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973) (First elected Congresswoman)

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

Sonia Sotomayor

Gloria Steinem

Sojourner Truth ( --d. 1883)

Harriet Tubman (--d.1913)

Janet Yellen (First Federal Reserve Chairwoman)

 

Books on the Topic

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