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Women's Suffrage on the Blog

2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment and a pivotal election year in the United States. In a monthly blog series for JWA, writers will meditate on the women's suffrage movement and voting rights today. Check back each month for new essays and interviews, and head to JWA's suffrage hub for more content.
Emma Cohn and Friends Voting

Voting Is Jewish: Reflections from a First-Time Voter

by Emma Cohn

In the second essay in JWA's 2020 Suffrage Series, a Rising Voices Fellowship alumna reflects on voting for the first time this year.

Elaine Weiss and book cover

An Interview with Elaine Weiss, Author of "The Woman’s Hour"

by Betsy More

Exclusively for JWA, Elaine Weiss discusses her new book, The Woman's Hour, and the fight for women's suffrage in the United States.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Women's Suffrage on the Blog." (Viewed on April 9, 2020) <>.

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