Making Democracy Work

Why Vote

Then, the Suffragists went to jail. Now, we go to the polls! Our Williamsburg League has been working to get women - and men - to the polls for over 50 years.

Remember How Women Got The Vote

  • Take a look at this excellent description of the 'Night of Terror' on November 15, 1917. And at the other violence faced by the suffragists who dared voice their right to vote.

Another Reason to Vote!

The LWV of Virginia recently released the video, also entitled "Why Vote".

And, especially for young people, this "Why Vote"

  • Get out and vote!