Their common purpose was to save the N.W.P.'s headquarters, and the property immediately surrounding it.
"This strange freak of legislation is merely a reaction against the employment of women on the part of men who, after all the remarkable work women have done, still cannot push aside their biased opinions and honestly consider the real good of the service."
Though Representative Joe Walsh, Republican of Massachusetts, called it yielding to "the nagging of iron-jawed angels," the militant tactics of the National Woman's Party seem to be paying off.
I have been as one crying in the wilderness to women of wealth and leisure to give over their pleasure and frivolities and do something to justify their existence. I have cried in vain. No reform ever appealed to people who have all they want.
Billie Jean King's 6-4, 6-3, 6-3 rout of Bobby Riggs earlier this evening was a major triumph for women in sports, and for the revitalized feminist movement itself.
In an unprecedented victory for the worldwide suffrage movement, the women of New Zealand won full voting rights today!
Alice Paul is in full fighting mode today.
Now that the nation's largest suffrage organization is situated in such a strategic location, and rent is not a burden, the future of the cause seems very bright.
There has been more progress in the past five years than in the sixty-five that preceded it, so "more of the same" by both factions should produce the result that all suffragists desire: "Votes for Women" in all 48 States, and permanently assured.