Deborah Kops's Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote PDF

By Deborah Kops

ISBN-10: 162979323X

ISBN-13: 9781629793238

this is the tale of notable chief Alice Paul, from the lady suffrage movement—the lengthy fight for votes for women—to the “second wave,” whilst girls 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 ladies 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 grew to become the rallying cry of a brand new move of younger girls within the Nineteen Sixties and ’70s. Paul observed one other probability to increase women’s rights whilst the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 all started relocating via Congress. She set in movement the “sex amendment,” which is still a vital criminal device for assisting girls struggle discrimination within the place of work. comprises archival photos, author’s observe, bibliography, and resource notes.

Show description

Read Online or Download Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment PDF

Similar children's history nonfiction books

Download e-book for kindle: Korean War (America at War (Chelsea House)) by Maurice Isserman,John S. Bowman

Believing it will probably act with impunity in an international exhausted via warfare, communist North Korea made up our minds to invade and annex Western-allied South Korea in June 1950. President Harry Truman, who feared from the start that Korea was once "the starting around of worldwide warfare III," devoted U. S. troops to repulse the invaders.

New PDF release: World Full of Horses

Whilst grandfather was once a bit boy, the area used to be filled with horses: pulling fancy carriages, galloping in entrance of a level trainer and charging into conflict. yet to maintain you from feeling unhappy as the international is not any longer choked with horses, Dahlov Ipcar additionally exhibits you the place they're this minute—because humans love them.

Life Before Toilets, Tables, Dressers, Doors, Toilet Paper, - download pdf or read online

A enjoyable and wonderful tale of the discovery of the bathroom, desk, wardrobe, door, sneakers, blanket, apartment and bathroom paper, advised by way of a dad to his younger baby. This sequence of invention tales is helping childrens imagine creatively and another way than other folks. This is helping childrens take into account that a person could make a distinction in the event that they try out difficult sufficient.

Download e-book for iPad: Whaleship Essex: Disaster at Sea (True Survival) by Virginia Loh-Hagan

May well you continue to exist being shipwrecked in the midst of the sea? Tracked by way of a murderous whale? Whaleship Essex: catastrophe at Sea within the precise Survival sequence explores the stunning survival tale of the Whaleship Essex and her workforce. The ebook is written with a excessive curiosity point and decrease point of complexity to serve extra mature scholars interpreting at reduce degrees.

Extra info for Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment by Deborah Kops

by Mark

Rated 4.64 of 5 – based on 31 votes