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Ratifying the Constitution Signing the Constitution Delegates to the Constitutional Convention The Work Begins Writing the Constitution The Great Compromise Bill of Rights Powers of the Federal Government The Three Branches of Government Checks and Balances Amendments Women - The Right to Vote

Women - The Right to Vote

A recent example of a change to the Constitution has to do with a woman’s right to vote. Women were not allowed to vote when the Constitution was adopted. Times had changed by 1920, and women gained the right to vote with the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment. The Constitution is flexible enough to adapt.

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Women were the first protest group in U.S. history to picket the White House. Since then this tactic has been used by many groups to protest for rights.

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