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In 1928, after decades of campaigning, British women finally gained the right to vote on the same terms as men. But the road to women’s suffrage had been a hard one, with many sacrifices and disappointments along the way. In this month’s essential gu
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In the electoral history of Australia, the state of South Australia was a true trailblazer. Property-owning women had been able to vote in the then colony’s local elections as far back as 1861, but it wasn’t until the final decade of the 19th century