Women's Rights

Michelle Obama among inductees into National Women's Hall of Fame

The National Women’s Hall of Fame has announced the 9 women who will be inducted this fall, and among them is Michelle Obama. It’s not known yet if the...
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Mon, 03/08/2021 - 11:58pm
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National Women's Hall of Fame opens new headquarters

Plans have been underway for years to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which recognized women's right to...
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Thu, 08/27/2020 - 9:09am
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Connections: Discussing voting and equal rights 100 years after the passage of the 19th Amendment

The Susan B. Anthony Museum and House rejected President Trump's pardon of Susan B. Anthony last week. Trump pardoned Anthony last Tuesday on the 100th...
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Mon, 08/24/2020 - 10:22am
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Seneca Falls celebrates historic moments in the fight for women's rights

This past weekend marked the annual Convention Days in Seneca Falls, which highlights the Women’s Rights Convention held in that community in 1848. But,...
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Mon, 07/20/2020 - 6:31am
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Connections: Discussing the state of women's rights in 2020

This year, the Susan B. Anthony Museum and House is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right...
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Fri, 01/31/2020 - 9:24am
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Rochester represented by suffragist-themed float in the Rose Parade

The annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, California included a connection to Rochester on New Year’s Day. Members of the Susan B. Anthony Museum & House...
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Wed, 01/01/2020 - 1:55pm
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LISTEN: Erie Canal tugboat named in honor of suffrage leader Cady Stanton

The newest in the fleet of tugboats on the Erie Canal was christened Friday in honor of women’s suffrage leader Elizabeth Cady Stanton. In the 19 th...
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Fri, 05/17/2019 - 8:41am
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Connections: 2018 Seneca Falls Revisited: Women’s Equality Conference

The 2018 Seneca Falls Revisited: Women’s Equality Conference kicks off this week. It will include presentations on Frederick Douglass as a suffragist,...
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Tue, 08/21/2018 - 11:24am
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Connections: Discussing the Women's March, one year later

One year after worldwide women's marches, thousands more took to the streets in western New York and across the country. We discuss the issues central...
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Mon, 01/22/2018 - 9:43am
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NYS launches women's vote centennial project for schools

(AP) - The Cuomo administration is inviting teachers across New York to enter a competition to develop classroom projects and activities to commemorate...
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Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:07am
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