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This just in, a dispatch from the archives: The Progressive reprints a proto-listicle from 1912, wherein Jane Addams turns objections to women's suffrage back onto men. For instance: "Most men do not want to vote," and "Men's suffrage would diminish the respect for men." Well, if the shoe fits....

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Meryl Streep has just signed on to play British suffrage icon Emmeline Pankhurst in the aptly-titled Suffragette, which also stars Carey Mulligan. The movie will focus on early 20th century feminism, and is directed, written, and executive produced by women. No word yet on whether a a scene debating what suffrage Read more