Chapter 1 | The Vote, Part 1

The hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote.

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The Ongoing Fight

Before women's suffrage, Black women led the fight for voting rights—and still do today.

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Chapter 1 | The Vote, Part 2

Watch a preview of Part Two of The Vote.

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Trailer | The Vote | American Experience

The dramatic story of the hard-fought campaign by American women for the right to vote.

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Part 2 | The Vote | American Experience

Part Two examines the mounting dispute over strategies and reveals the pervasive racism.

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Part 1 | The Vote | American Experience

The fiery campaign that led to passage of the 19th Amendment, granting women the vote.

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