Amendment Newspaper

Amendment Newspaper

AshlynnВ Burch Women'sВ SuffrageВ isВ aВ subjectВ thatВ couldВ easilyВ beВ consideredВ aВ blackВ markВ onВ theВ historyВ ofВ theВ UnitedВ States. В OnВ AugustВ 26th, В 1920, В withВ theВ ratificationВ ofВ theВ NineteenthВ Amendment, В AmericanВ womenВ gainedВ theВ rightВ toВ adjudicateВ AmericanВ affairs, В afterВ fightingВ oneВ ofВ theВ largestВ civilВ rightsВ battlesВ inВ UnitedВ StatesВ history. В TheВ movementВ beganВ inВ 1848В atВ aВ conventionВ inВ SenecaВ Falls, В NewВ York, В butВ womenВ hadВ beenВ voicingВ theirВ frustrationsВ forВ generations, В withВ theВ earliestВ publiclyВ recordedВ declarationВ ofВ women'sВ rightsВ datingВ backВ toВ theВ timeВ ofВ theВ AmericanВ Revolution. В InВ theВ lateВ eighteenthВ centuryВ whileВ AmericaВ wasВ fightingВ forВ freedomВ fromВ GreatВ Britain, В theВ ConstitutionВ ofВ theВ UnitedВ StatesВ declaredВ theВ freedomВ andВ theВ rightsВ ofВ AmericanВ citizens, В womenВ wereВ notВ allowedВ toВ vote, В ownВ property, В toВ speakВ inВ public, В orВ serveВ onВ juries. В InВ theВ nineteenthВ Century, В theВ ForefathersВ addressedВ inВ theВ DeclarationВ ofВ Independence, В " thatВ allВ menВ wereВ createdВ equal". В ThisВ heldВ littleВ valueВ toВ women. В HumanВ equalityВ wasВ farВ fromВ aВ reality.…...

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