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Why women do not want the ballot.

Why women do not want the ballot.

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Suffrage -- United States,
  • Women -- Suffrage

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohnson, Rossiter, 1840-1937., Van Rensselaer, Mariana Griswold, 1851-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20032406M

    “[Give Us The Ballot] should become a primer for every American, but especially for congressional lawmakers and staffers, because it so capably describes the intricate interplay between grass-roots activism and the halls of Congress Congress must fix the Voting Rights Act, and Berman’s book explains why, without passion or by: Speakers do not vote in the Commons, which can leave their constituents feeling disenfranchised. Lindsay Hoyle is the new speaker and his seat is Chorley. Ballot papers will be assessed to see if Author: Serina Sandhu.

    If all women over 21 were given the vote, were all remaining men who did not have the vote to be given it also? The Conservatives did not want this, either because they felt people of this age were too young or because they felt only people who owned a house should have a say in running the country.   Why did women not have the vote 1. LEARNING INTENTIONS • Explain the reasons that women did not get the vote in Britain until (and then ) • Outline why women wanted the vote 2. Social attitudes - 1 Before women gained the vote many people took the view that voting was not something women should be involved in.

      Women make up about as big a share of Congress as they do the clergy. But there's some real perspective here. For one thing, a substantial chunk of the clergy has to be men. And in a situation where the voter did not want to vote absentee in the first place, but did so solely because of health reasons caused by Covid, the argument for counting a valid voter’s.


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New York State Association Opposed to the Extension of the Suffrage to Women. Why women do not want the ballot. [S.l.: s.n., ?] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: New York State Association Opposed to the Extension of the Suffrage to Women.

OCLC Number: Notes: Binder's title. Get this from a library. Why women do not want the ballot. [Massachusetts Association Opposed to the Further Extension of Suffrage to Women.; New York State Association Opposed to the Extention of the Sufferage to Women.;].

Why Women Do Not Want the Ballot is an article from The North American Review, Volume View more articles from The North American this.

IN the women of Massachusetts were asked by the state whether they wished the suffrage. Of thevoting women in the state, o cared for it enough to deposit in a ballot box an. Why Democratic Women Want the Ballot. As a woman, and a Kentucky woman, I must say at the outset that it seems to me an impertinence for any man to require me to give a reason for wanting the ballot.

Men everywhere, and in Kentucky especially, pride themselves on their chivalry, their absolute devotion to woman. WHY WOMEN DO NOT WANT THE BALLOT. Among the difficulties which beset the whole question now are the indifference and listlessness, or the frivolity.

- Harriet May Mills counters editorial alleging that majority of women don't want to vote by noting that more women have asked for it than have asked not to have it; more women have asked for it than any class of men in the past; in Wyoming 90 percent of women have voted, while in Massachusetts only 50 percent of men voted.

It is said women do not need the ballot for their protection because they are supported by men. Statistics show that there are 3, women in this nation supporting themselves. No, it’s not ok not to vote unless you are going to vote for tax and spend socialist or a war-mongering autocrat who thinks he/she knows how I should live my life better than I do.

Then, don Author: Katherine Mangu-Ward. Because it would help those women who need help the most. Theodore Roosevelt recommended woman suffrage in his message to the New York Legislature. On being asked why, he reported to have answered that many women have a very hard time, working women especially, and if the ballot would help them, even a little, he was a willing to see it.

I’ll explain in a moment why women can never be drafted, but the issue is ground zero in why women should not vote, and why denying women the vote has nothing to do with misogyny. I won’t get away so easy with the other two reasons, but both of those reasons ultimately lead back to the draft, so I’m prepared to defend myself.

Tens of thousands of women enlisted in the war against women voting a century ago, claiming variously that women were too frail, or that it was a slippery slope from the ballot box to : Cynthia Crossen.

WHY WOMEN DO NOT WANT THE BALLOT. BY THE EIGHT BEV. WILLIAM CROSWELL DOANE, BISHOP OF ALBANY. Whether we like it or not, the question of giving the ballot to women is a question to be faced. From the last Legislature of the State of New York favorable action was secured on the proposal to submit to popuLir vote the omission of the word.

The stated reasons to "vote no" include: BECAUSE 90% of the women either do not want it, or do not care. BECAUSE it means competition of women with. Rossiter was author of a pamphlet entitled, Why Women Do Not Want the Ballot. In Helen wrote what is often considered the best summary of the arguments against woman suffrage: Woman and the Republic, in which she argued that women didn't need the vote to establish more legal, economic and other equality and that women's role in the Born: Helen Louise Kendrick, January 4,Hamilton.

Women against a woman’s right to vote: The leaders of the anti-suffragette movement Aug 4, Magda Origjanska It’s hard to imagine today but there once lived and breathed women who strongly believed that women did not have the right to vote or enjoy the same privileges of.

Anything that weakens women's interest in the home is detrimental to her and society. This is the first and greatest reason why I do not want to vote. - Mrs. Edw. Manson. I do not want to sit in high places.

I want the right to say what I shall do with my property, myself, and my children. For further reading, see You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton.

by Jean Fritz. Voting – Mrs. Stanton was not allowed to vote. She met all the criteria for voting, being literate, affording the poll tax, being over twenty-one years old, etc.

She could not vote in because she was a woman. John Adams Explains Why People Without Property Should Not Be Able to Vote. James Sullivan, a state court judge in Massachusetts and colleague of John Adams, was often sympathetic to those who thought women and non-elite men should have a voice in the new nation’s government.

If you want to safeguard abortion rights in the U.S., one of the most important things you can do is vote, and that doesn't just apply to the general election. Why Don't People Vote Harold Gosnell's book, And the answers to this simple question are very telling about why Americans who are otherwise registered do not vote.

Victories like Roem and Ayala’s sent the signal that Democrats could pick up a house majority in — and it proved that voters do want more Author: Ellen O'connell Whittet.The elections are over and it was a landmark one for women. Female voters made up 54 percent of the electorate, and according to exit polls, 55 percent of those women voted for Obama, coming.