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Boise Historian Recognizes Those Left Out Of Women's Suffrage

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This year we celebrated the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage. And while this was a great accomplishment for the movement and gave so many more Americans the right to vote, we also know that the constitutional amendment only applied to white women, leaving out countless other groups including Black women, Indigenous people and other marginalized groups.

Brandi Burns is the history programs manager at the City of Boise and is joining Idaho Matters live to talk about her recent “Notes” series of research on those left out of the suffrage movement.

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Molly Wampler is a newsroom intern at Boise State Public Radio. Originally from Berkeley, California, she just graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Washington state. There, Molly worked for her university's newspaper but is stoked to try her hand at and learn all there is to learn about radio journalism.