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Nov 7th on the eve of the 2016 Presidential Election: musings on Susan B. Anthony

In the midst of an historic election year, when I realized there was going to be a woman as the Democratic nominee for President, I couldn’t help but find myself inspired by Susan B. Anthony, this incredible woman who paved the way for half of our country's voice to be heard. I had been thinking about our country’s history and how recently times have changed. Here we are, on the cusp of quite possibly having the first Woman President, and not long ago my own grandmother was born into a world where American women could not own property, sign contracts, handle their own money or vote....

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