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World war i presentation

  1. 1. World War I Changes on the Home Front and Abroad May Hall
  2. 2. Women’s Rights <ul><li>The fight for women’s suffrage began in decades before the Civil War. </li></ul><ul><li>However, during the 19 th century, as male suffrage spread in countries all over the world, women’s fight for suffrage became increasingly active. </li></ul>http://www.warchat.org/pictures/world_war_1_espionage_act.jpg
  3. 3. Women’s Rights <ul><li>Feminists had different reactions to the 15 th Amendment, which gave black men the right to vote. Some feminists disliked this amendment, while others argued that once black men were granted the vote, women would achieve their goal. </li></ul><ul><li>Because of this conflict, various organizations formed, such as the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association. </li></ul>http://dese.mo.gov/moheritage/images/Changing%20Places/ChangingPlaces21.jpg
  4. 4. Women’s Rights <ul><li>In 1848, a group of abolitionists met at Seneca Falls, New York, to discuss the problem of women’s rights. (The Abolitionists…) </li></ul><ul><li>Most of the abolitionists agreed that women deserved the right to vote. </li></ul>http://www.mpiweb.org/CMS/uploadedImages/Seneca%20Falls_womens%20rights.jpg
  5. 5. Works Cited <ul><li>  &quot;The Abolitionists and the Suffragists.&quot; Accessed February 8, 2011. http://www.history.com/topics/the-fight-for-womens-suffrage. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Women's Suffrage.&quot; Accessed February 8, 2011. http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/suffrage/history.htm </li></ul>

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