19th Amendment

womens rights

What is the 19th Amendment?

The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridge by the United States or by any State on account of sex. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation


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In what ways did the people fight for their right to vote?

Woman that were very passionate for this amendment to go through went on strikes, passed around patitions to be signed. They also created groups so they got their message out there.

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Woman had to overcome the law, and other people who didn't feel the same way as them. They also had to deal with violence that was asosiated with this movement.