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100 Years of Votes for (some) Women article icon

History & The Arts 

100 Years of Votes for (some) Women

2018 marked the centenary of the 1918 General Election which allowed some women over the age of 30 to vote for the first time ever. Explore suffrage and women's history here...

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Society, Politics & Law 

Protest Banners

Investigate how protest banners have been used throughout history, the important political messages they have conveyed and how. 

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20 mins
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Protest Banners: Women's Suffrage video icon

Society, Politics & Law 

Protest Banners: Women's Suffrage

Dr Sara Haslam looks deeper into a beautifully decorative suffrage banner naming Caroline Herschel. 

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5 mins
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Sylvia Pankhurst: The Expert View article icon

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Sylvia Pankhurst: The Expert View

Professor Mary Davis explores the life and achievements of Sylvia Pankhurst.

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‘Literary Caregiving’: The War Library and Endell Street Military Hospital Library

How did women (including suffragettes) help wounded soldiers in the First World War? Dr Sara Haslam explores this question, drawing on her research into the War Library and the library at Endell Street Military Hospital. 

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Election days: 1908 - Churchill challenged by the women

At the start of the 20th Century, it was expected that MPs granted a seat in cabinet would seek re-election before taking up the posts. Winston Churchill, offered the Presidency of the Board Of Trade, found himself fighting a by-election on behlaf of the Liberals in Manchester North West. His candidancy became a target for Suffragette action.

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OpenLearn Live: 11th April 2016 article icon

History & The Arts 

OpenLearn Live: 11th April 2016

The cricket ground razed by the Suffragettes. Then more free learning across the day.

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