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The Nineteenth Amendment (Amendment XIX) to the United S...

wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016
The Nineteenth Amendment (Amendment XIX) to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. It was ratified on August 18, 1920. Until the 1910s, most states did not give women the right to vote. The amendment was the culmination of the women's suffrage movement in the United States, which fought at both state and national levels to achieve the vote. It effectively overruled Minor
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Honoring women's right to vote

Jackson Sun - 04 Jun 2018
Because of the determination and leadership of women such as Tennessee suffragist Sue Shelton White, women in the United States were finally given the right to vote as Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the 19th Amendment to the U.S ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Susan B. Anthony found guilty of voting, June 19, 1873

Politico - 19 Jun 2018
On this day in 1873, Susan B. Anthony, a civil rights leader who played a pivotal role in the 19th-century women's rights movement, was found guilty by an all-male jury in a Canandaigua, New York, courtroom of having illegally voted in the Nov ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Almanac - Monday 6/4/18

KALW - 04 Jun 2018
1919 – Women's rights: The U.S. Congress approves the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which guarantees suffrage to women, and sends it to the U.S. states for ratification. 1975 – The Governor of California Jerry Brown signs the ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Church Talk: They got it right this time

Myhorrynews - 22 Jun 2018
And the Supreme Court of the United States is there to “objectively” oversee the lower courts and to determine that laws passed by the legislatures are in accordance with the United States Constitution. The function of SCOTUS ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Events mark centenary of women's vote in UK

The Boston Globe - 10 Jun 2018
LONDON — Thousands of women turned cities in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales into rivers of green, white, and violet Sunday to mark 100 years since the first women won the right to vote in the United Kingdom. Wearing scarves in the ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Letter: No proof citizenship required?

The Topeka Capital-Journal - 23 Jun 2018
No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any state deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

Looking back: June 4

Chron.com - 03 Jun 2018
1919: Congress approved the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing citizens the right to vote regardless of their gender, and sent it to the states for ratification. 1939: The German ocean liner MS St. Louis, carrying more than 900 ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

YEARS AGO FOR JUNE 4

Youngstown Vindicator - 04 Jun 2018
1919: Congress approves the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing citizens the right to vote regardless of their gender, and sends it to the states for ratification. 1940: During World War II, the Allied military evacuation of some 338 ...
nineteenth amendment to the united states constitution

A Hearty Yankee, Through And Through

CapeNews.net - 08 Jun 2018
Town historian emeritus Russell A. Lovell Jr. talked Ms. Crowell into joining the Sandwich Historical Commission in the 1980s when she was searching town records for information on the barn that was on Crow Farm when it came into her family. Before it ...

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