Today is National School Walkout Day, as students around the nation are walking out in solidarity with Stoneman Douglas High School, where our last mass shooting happened a month ago. Nicole welcomes Elaine Weiss to the show, author of The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote, about the fight for the woman's vote almost a century ago.
Welcome to August 26, 2014 - the 94th anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote in the United States. Although it's dubbed "Women's Equality Day," that's actually a misnomer, as women still have no constitutional right to equality. Although the Equal Rights Amendment was written by Alice Paul in 1923, it has yet to be ratified. But women do have the right to vote. And yes, women do vote! That was the focus of today's "Gliberal Goddesses" gathering. Every other Tuesday morning, GottaLaff of The Political Carnival, Amy Simon of She's History, [...]