100 Years Later: The Complicated History Of The Women’s Suffrage Movement (Audio)

Historians in the News
tags: suffrage, Voting, womens history

We look back at the last century of voting and examine how women and women of color have impacted our politics.


Errin Haines, editor-at-large for The 19th, a nonprofit news organization reporting at the intersection of gender, politics and policy. (@emarvelous)

Lisa Tetrault, professor of history at Carnegie Mellon University, specializing in the history of U.S. women and gender. Author of “The Myth of Seneca Falls.” (@LisaTetrault2)

Adele Logan Alexander, granddaughter of African American suffragist Adella Hunt Logan. She taught history for many years at George Washington University. Author of “Princess of the Hither Isles.”

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