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Land is power.
Marie Bottineau Baldwin was both a suffragist and Native American rights activist. She sought to educate people about women's traditional political rights in Native society.
How can we connect rural grocers and farmers to overcome food deserts?
In Missouri, rural women themselves played an important role in the suffrage movement.
Pike exemplifies the underexplored activism of Black rural Arkansas women.
Civic responsibility combined with wartime nativist hysteria to give midwestern women the right to vote.
Recent website posts highlighting the experiences of rural women.
How can Gender Studies majors learn about transgender history, rights, and activism beyond the college classroom? How can students apply their knowledge of feminist theory and methods to practical problems? What does being an ally and an activist look like? These are the questions we are asking and answering in creating a Transgender Studies internship program...
Perhaps organizations like the RWSA should look to the public history field for guidance [on how to] overcome the town-gown barriers.