Women's Suffrage

Votes for women! It doesn’t sound so radical now, but it certainly used to, and not as long ago as you might think. In this BrainPOP UK movie, Tim and Moby will teach you about the struggle for women’s voting rights, or suffrage. Discover why women started pressing for the vote during the 19th century, and what people were doing about it in various countries around the world. You’ll learn about some of the major events of the suffrage movement including the laws that did not give the women rights, and the start of the National Union of Woman’s Suffrage Societies. In this educational, animated movie you’ll also meet some of the people who led the fight for women’s voting rights, and you’ll hear about how and when various countries started letting women vote. Power to all the ladies!

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Women's Suffrage