A Century-Long Battle over the Equal Rights Amendment

While women’s rights are protected by the 1964 Civil Rights Act, not all of their rights are constitutionally guaranteed. Women in the United States won the right to vote with the 19th Amendment in 1920. Many suffragists recognized the importance of constitutionally protecting equal rights for men and women. In 1923, the Equal Rights Amendment … Continue reading A Century-Long Battle over the Equal Rights Amendment