Award for Marguerite Kearns and Suffrage Wagon’s opinion & storytelling!





Watch the video about Suffrage Wagon Cafe that will be featuring the awards for Suffrage Wagon News Channel in upcoming postings.

Suffrage Wagon News Channel, the recipient of an award from New Mexico Press Women, was honored at the organization’s annual conference and awards banquet on April 25, 2015 for personal opinion in its women’s suffrage storytelling series. Judges said that the perspectives on Suffrage Wagon News Channel are “an original and timely contribution in light of the upcoming 2016 campaigns. The importance of making history matter for the present are highlighted by this blog.” Suffrage Wagon highlights suffrage movement history and how the struggle for voting rights is connected to today.

NMPW is New Mexico’s largest inclusive media organization. The awareness of suffrage movement history is gathering steam as suffrage centennial celebrations approach. This subject takes on increased awareness in the 2016 election cycle, the 2017 centennial of women voting in New York State, and the votes for women national centennial in 2020 when American women will have been voting for 100 years. This year, 2015, is the 95th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in August.

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“Choose it and Use it” is a video reminding us of how the past is linked to what we do today and its impact on the future. Celebrate women’s freedom to vote.

6 responses to “Award for Marguerite Kearns and Suffrage Wagon’s opinion & storytelling!

  1. Madeline Simon

    Great work, Suffrage Centennials. Congratulations.

  2. Congratulations — you deserve it!

  3. So glad that you received this well-deserved recognition, Marguerite!


  4. I agree, Nate. It’s a fresh perspective I get on Suffrage Wagon. And it’s not only that, but how it all linked to something we can feel and touch. A wagon. Of course, I’m hoping that the New York State Museum will put it on permanent exhibit after the 2017 centennial of New York’s women voting. What’s at stake is even much more than this. It’s our history, our heritage.

  5. I’m happy to know the fruition of your talent, skill and hard work is being appreciated, both with this award and with the recognition of the Suffrage Wagon as a treasured artifact of the women’s rights movement.

  6. Nice work.

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