Description

The Vote tells the dramatic story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote, a transformative cultural and political movement that resulted in the largest expansion of voting rights in U.S. history.

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Description

The Vote tells the dramatic story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote, a transformative cultural and political movement that resulted in the largest expansion of voting rights in U.S. history.

    • EPISODE 1

    Episode 1

    Part one traces the rise of suffrage militancy, a direct-action approach to politics inspired by Britain’s notoriously militant suffragettes. By 1911, “votes for women” was galvanizing to many, but such radical action was also divisive.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 53 Minutes

    Part one traces the rise of suffrage militancy, a direct-action approach to politics inspired by Britain’s notoriously militant suffragettes. By 1911, “votes for women” was galvanizing to many, but such radical action was also divisive.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 53 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Episode 2

    Part Two examines the mounting dispute over strategy and tactics. The suffragists, stung by a string of bitter state-level defeats in the fall of 1915, concentrated their energies on the passage of a federal amendment.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 53 Minutes

    Part Two examines the mounting dispute over strategy and tactics. The suffragists, stung by a string of bitter state-level defeats in the fall of 1915, concentrated their energies on the passage of a federal amendment.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 1 Hour 53 Minutes
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