Women's suffrage is the right of women to vote in elections. Limited voting rights
were gained ... Most European, Asian and African countries did not pass
women's suffrage until after World ...
The beginning of the fight for women's suffrage in the United States, which ...
where reformers hoped to start a ripple effect to win voting rights at the federal
level. .... 1918, but the Senate did not follow suit before the end of the 65th
Find out more about the history of The Fight for Women's Suffrage, including
videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features ... The campaign for
women's suffrage began in earnest in the decades before the Civil War. ... Did
The woman suffrage movement actually began in 1848, when the first women's
rights convention was held in Seneca Falls, New York. For the next 50 years, ...
When World War I began in 1914, many suffrage organizations shifted their focus
to ... Other European countries did not grant women the right to vote until much ...
Senator S.C. Pomeroy of Kansas introduces the federal woman's suffrage ...
liquor lobby, which feared women might use their vote to prohibit the sale of
Not until 1893, however, in New Zealand, did women achieve suffrage on the ...
As the pioneer suffragists began to withdraw from the movement because of age
Militant political action among women began in Britain in 1903 with the formation
of the ... In 1890, Wyoming became the first state with women's suffrage. ...
Mexico City (1975); Copenhagen (1980); and Nairobi, Kenya (1985)—did the
The Beginnings of the Women's Suffrage Movement. The passage of the 15th
Amendment after the Civil War ensured voting rights for all "citizens of the United
The resolution arguing for woman suffrage was a point of contention among
participants. ... The 15th Amendment did not extend voting rights to women—a “
grave ... so they began an alternative organization, the American Woman