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2020 Suffrage Centennial in the Context of Coronavirus

When the 2020 calendar produced by Syracuse Cultural Workers was published in 2019, no one could have predicted that the slogan “Hear Us Roar 2020” would apply to an international pandemic. Over the years we’ve been preparing for 2020. And the response has been overwhelming. This is because of the long-term advocacy for the upcoming observance on the local, state, and national levels. Over the long haul, the word has been spread and activities placed into action by regular people determined that this critical election year be acknowledged and noticed.

“HEAR US ROAR”

Over the past few weeks there has been an enormous wave of closings in order to halt the spread of a virus that has been overwhelming institutions, communities, and nations.

Don’t be surprised if the cancellation of events in the preparation stages comes to your community or organization or school, etc.

LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!

If you marked your calendar for a special event or trip to celebrate the 2020 festivities, check first. “Hear Us Roar 2020” is an attitude that’s spreading. Let your voice be heard.

As of today, there are no women running for US president to represent a major political party in the United States. Even after 100 years of women voting, those interested in the nation’s top job have been disappointed in the outcome or have been advised that “women can’t win.”

MARCHING FOR OUR RIGHTS FOR MORE THAN 100 YEARS!

Women have been marching for their rights for more than 100 years.

Don’t forget this! Are we willing to march for another 100 years? How about 200? At what point does the following kick in?

“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.”

Women constitute well over 50% of registered voters in the United States. Think about it!

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The “Spirit of 1776” suffrage campaign wagon scheduled for exhibition in the lobby of the New York State Museum (Albany, NY) during March and through the summer of 2020 can’t be seen because of the museum’s temporary closing. Check with Suffrage Wagon News Channel for more information.

125 years of New Zealand women voting! The 2018 Women’s March— What are you doing in 2019?

Will you be part of the women’s march in 2019? on Vimeo.

NEW ZEALAND HAS BEEN BUSY CELEBRATING ITS 125 YEARS OF WOMEN VOTING

Women across New Zealand are celebrating 125 years of women voting—the first nation in the world to extend the franchise to women.

UPDATES ABOUT THE ANNUAL WOMEN’S MARCH

Did you participate in the 2017 women’s march? Did you wish someone organized it in your community? Sister marches were extremely important in 2017 and 2018. If you haven’t started planning, get started now. It’s terrific to touch in with the 4th wave of feminism. But what about the 1st and 2nd and 3rd?

GET THE WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE CENTENNIAL UPDATES WHEN YOU NEED THEM!

Stay in touch with us over the holidays to get the latest about the 2020 centennial and the 100th anniversary of women’s voting in the US with the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution.

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