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By Deborah Kops


here's the tale of striking chief Alice Paul, from the lady suffrage movement—the lengthy fight for votes for women—to the “second wave,” while ladies demanded complete equality with males. Paul made an important impression on either. She reignited the sleepy suffrage second with dramatic demonstrations and provocative banners. After girls gained the vote in 1920, Paul wrote the equivalent Rights modification (ERA), which might make the entire legislation that discriminated opposed to ladies unconstitutional. Passage of the period turned the rallying cry of a brand new circulation of younger women within the Sixties and ’70s. Paul observed one other probability to boost women’s rights while the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 begun relocating via Congress. She set in movement the “sex amendment,” which continues to be an important felony software for supporting girls struggle discrimination within the place of work. contains archival pictures, author’s notice, bibliography, and resource notes.
 

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