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Mar. 11 2020

One Hundred Years On

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 10 Comments

This year marks the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in America. The 19th Amendment to the constitution was passed by Congress on June 4, 1919, and ratified on August 18, 1920. It has to be said, though, that while black women were legally entitled to vote, they were effectively denied voting rights in many Southern states until […]