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Women’s Equality Day Celebration @ Adani DAV Public School,Mundra – Kutch

Posted by Suresh Limbachiya on 27/08/2014

Women’s Equality Day

Being born in the girl power generation, it’s hard to believe that women didn’t have the right to vote when your great-grandma was your age. August 26th marks Women’s Equality Day, which celebrates the huge achievements women have made.

Women’s Equality Day celebrates the 19th Amendment to the American Constitution, which gave women the right to vote. This amendment was passed on August 26, 1920 after a group of women who called themselves the Suffragettes, led by Lucretia Mott, Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, spent 72 years petitioning the government to recognize women’s rights. Now that’s dedication!

Women’s Equality Day isn’t really a balloons and cake kind of holiday. It’s a day to reflect on how far women have come in the last century and how far they still have to go.

Adani DAV Public School celebtrated women’s equality day on 27-8-2014 in MPH.

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