Posts Tagged: suffrage

IN LEAGUE WITH JOY CARDIN AND FRIENDS

Guest:  Joy Cardin, former Wisconsin Public Radio Host; Board member, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin What happens when a well-known radio host retires? Joy Cardin, former Wisconsin Public Radio Host, has found a new home with the League of Women Voters where she now serves on the Board of the League of Women Voters… Read more »

WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE TURNS 100

Guest:  Simone Munson, Wisconsin Historical Society While women today take for granted their right to vote, that wasn’t always the case. The 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote, wasn’t passed and ratified until 1919. And it wasn’t easy or quick. Women’s rights groups had been working to accomplish this since 1846. Wisconsin was… Read more »