Alice Paul


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Noun1.Alice Paul - United States feminist (1885-1977)
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Alice Paul, from a New Jersey Quaker family, transformed the lessons of her socially conscious upbringing into action, rallyingAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA supportersAaAa march on Washington and demand action from Woodrow Wilson.
That phrase could have described Alice Paul, who founded the National Woman's Party and was instrumental in encouraging Congress to pass the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote.
s fiancee Pauline, to Washington to join the peaceful protests at the White House, organized by Alice Paul and the Woman's Party.
If Alice Paul and Lucy Burns had lived to see the madness of the 2016 presidential election, they would have been dismayed--but not surprised --at the rough road Hillary Clinton has traveled.
Prominent suffragists like Quaker Alice Paul, and Barbara Deming, a feminist activist and thinker of the 1960s and 70s, were ardent pacifists.
Alice Paul, the National Woman's Party and the Vote: The First Civil Rights Struggle of the 20th Century
At 28, Alice Paul had concluded that the 23-year-old National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA) wasn't effective, because it wasn't political enough at the federal level.
When women fought for and won the right to vote 94 years ago, Alice Paul wrote the Equal Rights Amendment, which says, "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex.
Written by Alice Paul -- a leader of the women's suffrage movement in the U.
Besides church leaders, "governmental leaders, civil rights activists, and military veterans including William Jennings Bryan, Alice Paul, and Sergeant Alvin York" gave addresses (2).
One hundred on March 3,1913, 28-year-old Alice Paul pulled off an organizing coup--a suffragist parade, the first in the capital, that overshadowed the inauguration of President Woodrow Wilson.