Who Did the 19th Amendment Really Give Voting Rights To? | The Daily Social Distancing Show

This month is the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote and the ability to pose on the ‘Gram with “I Voted” stickers. They’re like thirst traps for democracy. But while the 19th Amendment was a major victory for white women, the story is not so simple for Black women. ♪ ♪ The road to the 19th Amendment started in 1848 with the Seneca Falls Convention– the first women’s rights meet-up in American history. Before that, the only time women could legally gather was to catch a bouquet. I don’t need your used flowers, Beverly.

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