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This week you read about the women's suffrage movement and the Equal Rights Amendment(ERA), two major efforts to establish equal rights for women in the United States. In yourdiscussion post, address the following:Choose a sentence or short section from the article embedded in your webtext readingabout the women's suffrage movement. Quote the sentence or section in your post. Alongwith this sentence or section, briefly explain how your choice illustrates the concept ofhistorical causality.In one or two sentences, summarize the author's thesis statement about the ERA. Tosupport your answer, quote one or two sentences from the article that convey the author'scentral point.Though many sections of the “Following the Money” article were intriguing regarding thefinancial aspects of the Women’s Suffrage Movement, what stuck out to me the most was thefollowing:Moreover, suffragists depended on other women, not men, to make large contributions.Women dominated the list, with thirty-eight women, ten couples, and only seven singlemen.8Although suffragist Matilda Gage had said in 1880 that “who would be free must

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