The Fight For Women's Rights In The United States

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The fight for women's rights began years before the civil war. It took almost 100 years, but on August 26, 1920, Election Day was the first time that women could vote. The 19th Amendment was finally ratified, giving women all the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. Women played an important role in many reform groups that fought for its beliefs. This gave way to a new way of thinking of what it meant to be a woman and a citizen in the United
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