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Putting the Story Back in History

When I was in school, I did not do well in history class. I mean, I did well enough to pass, but I didn’t get why we needed the course. It was all names and dates of people and places that seemed to have no relevance to my life. Now that I’m older, I see […]

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Who was she? Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a Suffragist, social activist, abolitionist and a prominent figure in the early women’s rights movement. In addition to fighting for women to get the vote in America, Stanton worked to secure parental and custody rights, property rights, employment and income rights, divorce, and birth control rights for women. […]

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