Alice Paul

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United States feminist (1885-1977)


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But as Alice Paul and Lucy Burns realized a century ago, no matter how down-and-dirty things got, the ultimate victory was well worth the street fight.
The amendment, which pacifist Alice Paul originally penned in 1923, simply states, "Equality under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.
even in light of the 72-year struggle to obtain the right to vote, Cahill looks at the pivotal role Alice Paul and the National WomenAEs Party had in helping to establish civil rights for all in America in the early part of the last century.
Alice Paul, the Quaker daughter of a suffrage advocate, joined the militant wing of the British suffrage movement in 1908, while studying in London for a graduate degree.
Constitution was first launched in 1923 by Alice Paul.
8 Who plays women's right activist Alice Paul in the Sky Atlantic drama Iron Jawed Angels?
Drama focusing on the real-life tale of Alice Paul and the US women's suffrage movement.
Hilary has played real life characters before, including Teena, pioneering aviator Amelia Earhart, in Amelia and suffragette Alice Paul, in Iron Jawed Angels.
In my career I've played transgendered teen Brandon Teena in Boys Don't Cry, (aviation pioneer) Amelia Earhart in Amelia and suffragette Alice Paul in Iron Jawed Angels.
Her Academy Award-winning portrayal of transgendered teen Brandon Teena in Boys Don't Cry, as well as performances as aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart in Amelia and suffragette Alice Paul in Iron Jawed Angels, prove she doesn't shy away from difficult real life roles.
For example, when Alice Paul of the newly formed National Women's Rights Party proposed the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in 1920, prohibiting discrimination in the workplace, she elicited strong opposition from many groups including the League of Women Voters.
DEVASTATED Alice Paul was paralysed from the waist down when she broke her back in an accident at home.
All the major suffragists are present, from Stanton and Anthony to Alice Paul.
of Tennessee) present a biography of Alice Paul (1885-1977), an American feminist whose important contributions to the women's suffrage movement are generally overlooked in historical accounts.