6. First Womens Vote

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On 6 February the Representation of the People Act gave the first British women the right to vote, a landmark for women’s equality. British Values, Woman Sketch, Right To Vote, Sketchbook Pages, Creative Workshop, Power To The People, Sketchbook Inspiration, Creative Crafts, Artwork

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On Sunday 10 June, the streets of the four political capitals of the UK – Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London – were filled with...

New Zealand.  WOMAN SUFFRAGE CENTENARY.  Scott 1151 A369, Issued 1993 Mar 31, Litho., Perf. 13 1/2, 45. /ldb. Women Right To Vote, Suffragettes, Kiwiana, New Zealand, Design Inspiration, Stitch, History, Desks, Drawings

New Zealand. WOMAN SUFFRAGE CENTENARY. Scott 1151 A369, Issued 1993 Mar 31, Litho., Perf. 13 1/2, 45. /ldb.

Meri Te Tai Mangakahia campaigned for women’s suffrage in New Zealand. She was the first woman to address the Maori Kotahitanga Parliament in arguing that women should vote and hold office. Women In History, Black History, History Online, Modern History, African History, British History, Ancient History, Great Women, Amazing Women

Meri Te Tai Mangakahia was a Maori activist for women's suffrage in New Zealand. In 1892 she was elected Prime Minister of Parliament Kotahitanga in Hawke's Bay. Mangakahia was the first woman to submit a motion to vote (by Parliament) to give women the right to vote and to be allowed to stand up during elections. In it she cited, that Maori women were landowners and should not be excluded from political life. Pinterest @sweetness

Today in Mighty Girl history, New Zealand's suffrage leader Kate Sheppard -- who helped that country become the first in the world to recognize women's. Women Right To Vote, Half The Sky, Mighty Girl, Human Dignity, Equal Rights, Women's Rights, E Cards, Funny Posts, New Zealand

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Today in Mighty Girl history, New Zealand's suffrage leader Kate Sheppard -- who helped that country become the first in the world to recognize women's...

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Honouring 125 years of Women's Suffrage in NZ - Societe Magazine - New Zealand

If the history of politics in this country is to teach us anything, it’s that our vote is our voice, and this voice is a privilege. Especially being female. Today, September 19, marks the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New Zealand. On this day back in 1893 all women in New Zealand were …

Kate Sheppard, the most prominent member of New Zealand's women's suffrage movement. New Zealand was the first country to introduce universal suffrage so Sheppard's work had a considerable impact on women's suffrage movements in other countries Women Rights, Great Women, Amazing Women, Suffrage Movement, Brave, Thinking Day, Badass Women, Women In History, New Zealand

Why New Zealand was the first country where women won the right to vote

125 years ago today women in New Zealand were the first to win the right to vote. Why did this global first happen in a small and isolated corner of the South Pacific?

Kate Sheppard, the most prominent member of New Zealand's women's suffrage movement. New Zealand was the first country to introduce universal suffrage so Sheppard's work had a considerable impact on women's suffrage movements in other countries Women Rights, Great Women, Amazing Women, Suffrage Movement, Brave, Thinking Day, Badass Women, Women In History, New Zealand

Why New Zealand was the first country where women won the right to vote

125 years ago today women in New Zealand were the first to win the right to vote. Why did this global first happen in a small and isolated corner of the South Pacific?