Alice and Neil talk about British suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst and her struggle to get women a better life.
This week’s question
Which was the first country to give all women the right to vote in public elections? Was it…
b) New Zealand?
c) The US?
You’ll hear the answer at the end of the programme.
people looked to by others as examples to be followed
women who campaigned for the right for women to vote
tried to persuade
people who are allowed to vote
raised their profile
the use of demonstrations, strikes, or violence to achieve a goal