NFOA and WWI Response.pdf - PEPE 1 Jacob Pepe HIST 1302.01...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 2 pages.

PEPE 1 Jacob Pepe HIST 1302.01 Spring 2018 Response to Documentary (Films on Demand) Week #5 Theme: 19th Amendment Date: 25 February 2018 The first film, “Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and SusanB. Anthony--A Film by Ken Burns and Paul Barnes Series”is about Elizabeth Cady Stanton andSusan B. Anthony and their efforts to reforms to how society perceived women in the workforceand in politics. Over the course of their lifetime battle against sexism and inequality, it tookseveral decades, even past both Stanton and Anthony’s deaths, to finally bring about change andreform for women in the United States. The 19th Amendment, adopted 18 August 1920, makes itillegal for the United States government and the union to deny citizens the right to vote based ongender. This amendment was submitted by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton,leading the National Woman Suffrage Association (NWSA), rivaling the American WomanSuffrageAssociation(AWSA),

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture