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Featured Suffragist: Inez Milholland

The audio story of Inez Milholland, from “Jailed for Freedom” by Doris Stevens, 1920. Tributes in Washington, DC for America’s much-loved suffrage martyr. 
In 2014, we honor Inez Milholland by celebrating the 90th anniversary of the National Woman’s Party pageant and conference in the Adirondacks in August 1924.

Sign up for “Cradle” news updates. And urge the State of New York to initiate serious planning for its 2017 state suffrage centennial.
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Featured Action Campaign: Harriet Tubman

ACTION CAMPAIGN ALERT: The federal bill to fund the Harriet Tubman national park has passed the U.S. Senate. It’s on its way to the House of Representatives. Contact your representatives and ask their stands on this bill. ADOPT A REPRESENTATIVE. Follow up on their votes, their action or lack of it.  Take action to save suffrage history! Harriet Tubman was a suffrage activist, as well as an antislavery crusader. Make your voice heard! ______________________________________

The video clip below features INEZ MILHOLLAND leading the 1913 suffrage parade, Washington, DC, in the HBO film “Iron Jawed Angels.” For more information about Milholland.  

Featured Event: August 26th, Women’s Equality Day

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