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Glos Polek Suffrage Articles

Glos Polek Suffrage Articles

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and thanks to the generosity of the Polish Women's Alliance of America (PWAA), the WLA is pleased to share English translations of select Glos Polek articles from 1913-1920 discussing suffrage and women's role in society. Glos Polek (The Polish Women's Voice) is a publication from the PWAA. Follow the links below to read the translations and view the original issues of Glos Polek.

"Why Do We Strive for Equality?" May 29, 1913

 "The Role of the Woman in the Society" August 14, 1919

 "Twentieth Century Woman" September 2, 1920

"The Suffrage and Its Story" September 9, 1920

"The Unjustified Alarm" September 16, 1920

These select articles were translated into English by Agunia Sarrafian in September 2020.