The British side of Women gaining the right to vote!
March 20, 1907
A “Lancashire lassie” being escorted through the palace yard, in Westminster Palace, London.
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July 5, 1910
A woman campaigning for the vote is restrained by policemen. British women did not win full voting rights until 1928
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Their beauty is disturbing to business;
their feet are beautiful; their ankles are beautiful,
but here I must pause –
for they are not interested in the state
British suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst (1858 – 1928), being jeered by a crowd in New York Read more…