“A Blessing for Women,” The Bearings, 5 September 1895.
Item, Arizona Daily Gazette, 16 June 1895.
1) First read for information. Then, list problems that Caroline and Toshiba mention. (Or, the main points they are trying to get across).
“Taking Chances,” Iowa State Register, 28 August 1895.
This movie can be used to vividly impress upon students the following important historical lessons not generally taught in textbooks:
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Many members became deeply involved in the various campaigns of the Victorian women's rights movement. Follow these links to find out more about:
Their claim to be treated as political prisoners is rejected.
In December 1859 the moved to new offices at 19 Langham Place, and by 1860 it boasted a 'Ladies Institute' which became a meeting place for feminists who became known as the , set or circle.
Other female inmates are incited by the guards to attack them.
The movie clearly shows women who stand up to power, who withstand torture as the government force-feeds them to try to break their hunger strike, and who eventually triumph.