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May Stevens

May Stevens is a renowned feminist artist,...

Michele Buck

Michele Buck is an businesswomen and is the...

Shira Goodman

Shira Goodman was the CEO and president of...

Katharine Graham

Katharine Graham was the first female who had...

Anna Bissell

Anna Bissell was the first female CEO of the...

Sheri Mccoy

Sheri McCoy is the CEO of Avon and was former...

Joan Semmel

Joan Semmel is an American feminist painter,...

Mary Beth Edelson

Mary Beth Edelson is an American artist and...

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100 Years! Stay Tuned ... A Centennial Anniversary Celebration of Women's Suffrage in New York State

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 6PM to 8PM, BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 155 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007

WomensActivism.NYC at the NYC Department of Records and Information Services, BMCC Tribeca PAC, and the Women’s Resource Center at Borough of Manhattan Community College honor the women who won the right to vote in NYS in 1917 and people fighting for justice today.

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WomensActivism.NYC is a project of the NYC Department of Records and Information Services