We examine the role of Maine women in the fight for social change – from voting rights to issues in today’s headlines. We’ll also discuss the experience of Franco-American women in the state and hear from an organizer trying to revive the Equal Rights Amendment.
Guests: Rhea Cote Robbins, Director of the Franco-American Women's Institute
Eliza Townsend, Executive Director of the Maine Women's Lobby.
Anne B. Gass, author of Voting Down the Rose: Florence Brooks Whitehouse and Maine's Fight for Woman Suffrage.