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Women's Rights

The long, embattled history of women’s suffrage that began with the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention continues to this day.

Editor's Note: Ellen Carol DuBois is a professor in the history department at UCLA and the author of numerous books on women’s suffrage including the recent, authoritative survey, Read more >>

Soujourner Truth's mission was “testifyin’ concerning the wickedness of this ‘ere people.”

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