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Sunday, May 24 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Jewish Leaders in Women’s Fight for the Vote: History You Should Know

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Jewish leaders played a critical role in the fight for the vote for women but are often excluded from standard suffrage history. Learn about the tremendous contributions that Jews have made to American democracy, including Polish immigrant and Tennessee legislator, Joe Hanover; Yiddish-speaking union organizer, Rosie Schneiderman; Co-chair of the Men’s League for Women’s Suffrage, Rabbi Stephen S. Wise and social reformer, Maude Nathan.

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Ann Lewis

Co-Chair, Democratic Majority for Israel
Ann F. Lewis served as White House Director of Communications for President Bill Clinton, and is now Co-Chair of the Democratic Majority for Israel. She was one of the founding members of the National Women’s Political Caucus. Examples of suffrage materials from her own collection... Read More →

Sunday May 24, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT