Making Democracy Work

LWVCCA in the news:

Articles by - or about - LWVCCA

MY VIEW in the CAPE COD TIMES by SUZANNE BROCK

Heading from Cape Cod Time My View by Suzanne Brock "This is a year to commemorate two wonderful events. 100 years ago, in 1920, after more than 70 years of effort, ridicule, protests and imprisonments, women finally won the right to vote in the United States. Shortly before this hard won victory became law, the League of Women Voters was established to provide women with the tools necessary to make informed choices once the right to vote was won. Over the years, the League's history has become closely tied to the suffrage movement......"
Read more at this link: Suffrage Centennial is a Celebration of Democracy

Fair Maps: redistricting and gerrymandering

With the LWV's recently announced Fair Maps campaign, this is a timely artice:

An article on Redistricting and gerrymandering, by Judy Thomas

See more at People Powered Fair Maps

100 years - and 150

100 years after the 19th Amendmant, and 150 years sonce the publication of "Little Women", what's changed - and what hasn't?
A Community Counts article by Kathleen Schatzberg, from the Barnstable Patriot.