A Non-Whitewashed History of the 19th Amendment and Women’s Right to Vote

On the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, we celebrate the women of color who history forgot

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On August 18, 1920, Tennessee ratified the 19th Amendment — granting women the right to vote under federal law. The year 2020 marks 100 years since this milestone in feminist…