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Happy Halloween from LetsRockTheCradle.com

October 28, 2019

IMAGINE. PLAN. ANTICIPATE 2020, the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. Halloween program at Suffrage Wagon Cafe on Vimeo. This posting is brought to you by Suffrage Wagon Cafe, the go-to place for news and programming about the early 20th century votes for women activists in the US. Of particular interest is […]

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Get ready for some good women’s rights news from LetsRockTheCradle!

September 30, 2019

The “Women Win the Vote” Gazette issue published by the National Women’s History Alliance is only one indication of the shift in the attention of citizens and commentators. This is another reason why LetsRockTheCradle.com is the go-to destination for writers, columnists, photographers, and all others involved in spreading the news about the avalanche of programs, […]

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Information about women’s rights spreading!

September 23, 2019

LetsRockTheCradle.com is a proud partner of Vision 2020. Vision 2020 is a national coalition of individuals and organizations in all 50 states working together for women’s economic, political and social equality in the United States. The Vision 2020 initiative was founded and is administered by Drexel University’s Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership. LetsRockTheCradle.com shares […]

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Statues and Memorials celebrating women’s rights!

September 16, 2019

Statues and memorials to women’s rights are popping up all over the US and elsewhere. The Central Park statue of Stanton, Anthony, and Truth has been in the news, as have historic road markers across the nation, and reminders of the close 19th Amendment vote in Nashville, Tennessee. Remembering Mary Wollstonecraft in the UK, also […]

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Finding suffrage activists in your family tree!

September 9, 2019

Better Days 2020, a Utah-based women’s history organization, and Ancestry, the family history company, are collaborating on a tool for Ancestry to connect Americans with the suffragists in their family tree. The “Find Your Suffragist” tool, scheduled for release in 2020, will allow an estimated millions of subscribers to identify women in their family tree who […]

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Cradle Rockers…We received a media award!

September 2, 2019

Harriet Tubman reminds us of the importance of persistence. That’s why we’re delighted with the media award from the New Mexico Press Women in 2019. We were awarded second place in the public service category. A reminder… LetsRockTheCradle.com is a public service to provide the news media, bloggers, educators, general communicators, teachers, and many others […]

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Need a 2020 suffrage centennial program? Hire special performers, and spread the word about them!

August 26, 2019

Linda McKenney is Susan B. Anthony! on Vimeo. HAPPY AUGUST 26TH: For a special August 26th treat, read Linda McKenney’s article about what it felt like to go public with her performance interpretation of Susan B. Anthony. Other sources of information about performers for 2020 events and programs: The National Women’s History Alliance (formerly the […]

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What you can do, NOW, for August 26th and the 2020 suffrage centennial!

August 18, 2019

August 26th each year is the women’s 4th of July. It’s when US women bring to public attention the long and difficult journey to win the right to vote. Next year, 2020, is the big year, the national observance of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. It’s going on all around us. WHAT’S THE […]

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Lets Rock the Cradle supports August 26th, Women’s Equality Day!

August 15, 2019

National Women’s Equality Day is August 26—the date the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution took effect in 1920, granting American women the right to vote. Drexel University’s Vision 2020 celebrates the anniversary of this historic milestone every year with its Toast to Tenacity™, in which people come together and raise their glasses in a […]

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How are you celebrating Inez Milholland’s birthday?

August 6, 2019

If you’re planning to celebrate Inez Milholland’s birthday on August 6th, get started now!

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