Perspectives

Women from multiple generations share their opinions on the past, present and future of women’s equality issues and voting rights.

Iowa women reflect on what they remember when learning about the women’s suffrage movement for the first time and why it’s important to study it.

Iowa women contemplate whether or not they would have been a suffragist if they lived in that time period.

Iowa women discuss the importance of voting and what the 2020 election means to first-time voters.

Iowa women give thought to whether or not they take voting for granted and why.

Iowa women discuss why they’re proud to be who they are and the challenges women still face today.

Iowa women discuss why they still don’t consider the fight for women’s equality as being finished 100 years after the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

Iowa women share what they think needs to happen for women to be considered equal.

Iowa women share their hopes for the future regarding women’s equality.