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Ruza Wenclawska (Birthday)
Join us in commemorating the birthday of Ruza Wenclawska (also known as Rose Winslow). Rose was a Polish-American suffragist and trade union organizer. She was a member of the National Women's Party and fought for the rights of immigrant and working-class women. Along with Alice Paul, she participated in a hunger strike to bring attention to the suffrage movement.
-- Hidden Figures: https://www.brandywine.org/museum/hidden-figures-suffrage-movement
-- LOC: https://www.loc.gov/collections/women-of-protest/articles-and-essays/selected-leaders-of-the-national-womans-party/officers-and-national-organizers/
-- Turning Point: https://suffragistmemorial.org/rose-winslow-d-1977
-- Historical Snapshot: https://historicalsnaps.com/2018/03/19/rose-winslow-talks-about-her-hunger-strike
Thursday, December 15, 2022
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