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Women's Suffrage And Minority Groups

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Baltimore Women's March Gathering Rally at War Memorial Plaza in Baltimore, MD.

This week marks the 99th annual observance of Women’s Equality Day, which celebrates the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, giving women the right to vote.

Women of color played a pivotal role in the women’s suffrage movement, but they and the memory of their contributions have been swept aside. 

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: women’s suffrage and the role of women of color.


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