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Suffragette Bombshells: Suffragette (film)

What is a Suffragette?

Suffragettes were members of women's organizations in the late-19th and early-20th centuries which advocated the extension of the "franchise", or the right to vote in public elections, to women. It particularly refers to militants in the United Kingdom such as members of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU)Suffragist is a more general term for members of the suffrage movement.



New Yorker Review & Analysis


When did women get the vote?


Suffragette the Movie

Changing Role & Status of Women in Britain Since 1900