"If the Constitution stands in our way, let's tear it up and make a new one!"
Many prominent and articulate suffragists went to Capitol Hill at 10:30 to testify before the House Rules Committee in favor of establishing a Standing Committee on Woman Suffrage in the House.
The treatment of women by the criminal justice system was denounced today by Louise De Koven Bowen.
Though Alice Paul has refused food since November 5th, and been force-fed three times a day since the 8th, it appears to be the Wilson Administration that's in a rapidly weakening condition and eager to find a compromise.
A secret diary kept by Elizabeth McShane in Occoquan has also come into the hands of the National Woman's Party.
Despite the fact that Lucy Burns and Dora Lewis, leaders of the week-old hunger strike at Occoquan, have been transferred to D.C.'s District Jail, the remaining strikers remain as committed as ever.
The number of suffragists being subjected to the ordeal of force-feeding has suddenly increased from two to five.
No word from - or about - the suffragists being held in Virginia's Occoquan Workhouse and D.C.'s District Jail today.
Sixteen of the suffragists imprisoned in Occoquan Workhouse are continuing the hunger strike they began upon arrival on the evening of the 14th.