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Civic Literacy

Participating effectively in civic life, staying informed and understanding government processes, and exercising the rights and obligations of citizenship.

Aug 19, 2020

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A Portrait of Persistence

An exhibition of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence featured more than 120 portraits and objects spanning 1832 to 1965 that explore the American suffrage movement. Leading up to the centennial of the 19th Amendment, this exhibition seeks to tell a more complete story of the movement through portraits of women who represent different races, ages, and fields of endeavor.

Aug 19, 2020

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A Milestone in an Unfinished Journey

August 18, 2020, marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which granted voting rights to women in America. The passage of the 19th Amendment was not brought about by a singular event, individual, or group.

Aug 19, 2020

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Vibrant Voices of Black Women Leaders

As far back as the 19th century, African American women fought for civil rights. They resisted slavery. They spoke out against racism.

Aug 19, 2020

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The Hard-Fought Campaign

PBS’s American Experience brings viewers an intimate look at the women who forever transformed the politics of social and political change in America.

Aug 19, 2020

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Untold Stories Bringing to Light Unsung Heroes

Diverse communities and organizations blazed the trail for equal voting rights across the nation. For many women, especially women of color, the fight didn't end when the 19th Amendment went into effect on August 26, 1920.

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