19th Amendment

Auburn Public Theater

The Auburn Public Theater is launching series of celebrations starting Friday marking the centennial of the 19th amendment with two evenings of feminist performances.  Here's a preview of what to expect from the 19 local and regional artists as they take the stage Friday and Saturday nights.

Chris Bolt/WAER News

  Senator Kirsten Gillibrand chose Fayetteville’s connection to women’s rights as a place to announce her bill to promote the anniversary of women’s suffrage.  She’d like to see more attention to the centennial of women’s right to vote, which comes around in 2020.  Gillibrand says the voting rights struggle is connected to women’s issues today.