Women’s Right to Vote

Women’s Right to Vote

Today was my first time voting as a US citizen. I left Canada in 1999 and haven't voted since, which started me thinking about the women who worked hard to give me that right in the first place. I found the following video on the history of women's right to vote in the U.S.A. I always assumed suffrage happened nationally, I hadn't realized that certain states had accepted the rights of women to vote, before the entire country adopted full suffrage in 1920. Think about that... 1920. Women have only had the right to vote for 90 years! Continue reading