The Atlantic: Votes for Women Portal

Atlantic Magazine, created June 4, 2019

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Magazines, Web-based

“Votes for Women” is the title Atlantic magazine has given to its home page for articles during the suffrage centennial period. All the articles in the package are here. Here’s a table of contents:


  • The Epic Political Battle Over the Legacy of the Suffragettes

    Lizzie Gill

  • The ‘Undesirable Militants’ Behind the Nineteenth Amendment

    Harris & Ewing / Library of Congress

  • How The Atlantic Covered the Fight for Women’s Suffrage

    Library of Congress

  • A White Man’s Republic, If They Can Keep It

    Mike Segar / Reuters

  • The New Authoritarians Are Waging War on Women

    Edmon de Haro

  • What It Takes to Be a Trial Lawyer If You’re Not a Man

    Isabel Seliger / Sepia

  • The Nancy Pelosi Problem

    Ryan Melgar

  • Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?

    Jason Madara / Erik Tanner / Paul Spella / The Atlantic

  • An Era for Women Artists?

    Gordon Parks / Getty

  • Fear of a Female President

    Edmon de Haro; Alex Wong / Getty

  • How the Bicycle Paved the Way for Women’s Rights

    Corbis Historical / Getty

  • How Long Can You Wait to Have a Baby?

    Geof Kern

  • Why Women Still Can’t Have It All

    Philip Toledano

  • The End of Men

    John Ritter

  • How Serfdom Saved the Women’s Movement

    Issei Kato / Reuters

  • Gap Politics

    Jessica Rinaldi / Reuters

  • Feminism’s Identity Crisis

    Fred Marcellino




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