Disney’s 1964 classic film had a suffragette theme, but it remains to be seen if the new version will celebrate votes for women.
New research reveals that changes in attitudes led to Sinn Féin’s landslide victory – not the new surge of young voters.
It’s 100 years since women won the right to be MPs, but what was Parliament like for women back then?
Emmeline Pankhurst’s youngest daughter fought for women’s right to vote, but she’s more problematic to commemorate.
Justified or not, some of the suffragettes’ actions were still criminal. And many would consider a conviction a badge of honour.
Ireland was quick to elect a woman member of parliament, but it’s been slow going thereafter.
It’s been 100 years since women over 30 won the right to vote in Britain. But that didn’t solve gender injustice – and young people today need feminism more than ever.
Not everyone won the vote in 1918, and not everyone is living their best life now.
Saudi Arabia is the most recent country to grant women the vote. Pakistan has some serious work to do. And Vatican City really needs to get with the programme.
The women’s suffrage campaign shows the advantages of petitioning, even when demands are rejected.
Sylvia Pankhurst’s book is the dominant narrative of the time, but was she unfair to her sister Christabel?