USH kickoff Dec 4-5 Iron Jawed Angels Part 1

iron jawed angels

During our last class, we started “Iron Jawed Angels”, a 2004 movie about women fighting for their right to vote in the 1910s.   After we complete Part 1 of the movie, please copy/paste these questions to a new blog post.  As always, please bold your answers.

1.   (fill in the blanks)  Women finally won the right to vote with passage of the _____ amendment in the year ______.

African-American men had won the right to vote with passage of the ____ amendment in the year ______.

2.  Why do you think it took so much longer for women to be granted full voting rights?

3.  Why do you think the NAWSA (the older women) were working against Alice Paul’s NWP?

4.  After you watch the first part of the movie, write a brief summary of what you saw.

200+ words total (mine + yours).   Spellcheck and add a relevant photo.

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