• Susan B. Anthony
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    Black History Month- Susan B. Anthony

      -February 15, 1820- March 13, 1906 -She dedicated her life to “the cause,” the woman suffrage movement. -The accomplishments of Susan B. Anthony paved the way for the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920 (14 years after her death) which gave women the right to vote. -Founded the National Woman’s Suffrage Association in 1869 with life-long friend Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Together they worked for women’s suffrage for over 50 years. -Published “The Revolution” from 1868-1870, a weekly paper about the woman suffrage movement whose motto read, “Men their rights and nothing more, women their rights and nothing less. -First person arrested, put on trial and fined for voting…