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2020 Community Discussion Series - The Vote, Equity & Reform
This year is the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment which made it illegal to prevent a woman from voting based on her sex. But in the last 100 years, what progress has been made on the issues promoted by suffragists.
Lippitt House Museum in partnership with the Providence League of Women Voters
Mondays, March 16th, 23rd, & 30th
Free, registration encouraged
6:30 p.m. Reception.
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Discussion
Equity in Voting – Session 1 – Monday, March 16, 2020
What are impediments that keep eligible voters from exercising their franchise? What can be done to overcome barriers and encourage broader participation?
– Kat Kerwin – Providence City Councilwoman and community organizer
199 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02906