Others harassed and attacked suffragists in the parade; over women were hospitalized with injuries that day.
On August 26, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States was ratified, declaring all women be empowered with the same rights and responsibilities of citizenship as men, and on Election Day, millions of women exercised their right to vote for the very first time.
Prior to this it was only men who were permitted to vote. According to teens of this generation, feminism means different things. The parade was important, not only because of its size, but also because the participants challenged traditional ideas of how women should behave in public.
An articulate writer, her Declaration of Sentiments was a revolutionary appeal for women 's rights across a variety of spectrums. She was a determined woman rights activist who despite her responsibility as a wife and mother devoted as much time as she could in the movement Salibury Anthony played a prominent role to help bring about change.
However, in the majority of states the enfranchisement of women followed only after the nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which granted full voting rights to women in The first Political Suffrage was achieved when some states allowed widows to vote in school board elections.
What makes those people great leaders?