Alice Paul

The Women’s Party is made up of women of all rces, creeds and nationalities united on the one program of working to raise the status of women
Alice Paul

Alice Paul

Paul was a one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. She helped form the National Women’s Party and organized The Silent Sentinels, a group of women favoring women’s right to vote who protested in front of the White House during Woodrow Wilson’s presidency in 1917.

The 2004 classic film Ironed Jawed Angels features Hilary Swank as suffragist Alice Paul. It’s available on Netflix, but you can also watch it via this YouTube link