New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New Jersey had previously let women to vote take back those rights. After 1807, no state allowed women to vote.
Texas denies vote to Mexico
The same methods used in Texas and southern states to deny voting rights to Blacks are also applied to Mexicans too.
Women's Suffrage Movement
1848 - 1920
Demanded that women granted all rights as full citizens including the right to vote.
passed requiring direct election of Senators by the people rather than Senators being appointed by state legislators
Civil Rights Activity
1954 - 1960
Brown vs Board of Education
24th Amendment ends poll taxes
1964 - 1966
The 24th Amendment prohibits poll taxes in federal elections, Supreme Court finally rules that the use of poll taxes in state elections violates the equal protection clause of the 14th Amendment to the Constitution. The last remaining poll taxes are eliminated
Voting Rights Act
Black voters have been registered in the South.
Fight to let our votes count .!
In the 19th and 20th Centuries we fought to expand the right to vote. The voting rights struggle of the 21st Century will be to have our votes !counthttp://open.salon.com/blog/ramonasvoices/2012/11/06/electionday2012itsuptousnow!