Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Monday, July 27, 2020.
Elaine Weiss on the 19th Amendment and the Women’s right to vote 100 years later.
Elaine Weiss is an award-winning journalist who authored The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote, an account of one of the greatest political battles in American history: the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, granting women the right to vote in 1920.
This program is made possible by The Eleanor Fund Lectureship Endowment.
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