Making Democracy Work


We Are the League (short)

The Success of Democracy doesn't depend on a few persons who do great things, but on many persons who do small things faithfully... Short version 'We Are the League' video

We are the League (long)

Fighting for the Vote-Women's Suffrage in America

March of the Women

This video was produced to remind us of the brave women of the Suffragettes/Suffragists, both in the UK and the USA. It is also dedicated to the women millworkers of Bridport, Dorset, who came out on strike for better pay/conditions in 1912 and marched through the small town singing suffragette songs, including "The March of the Women". The March of the Women (Shoulder to Shoulder)

Dialing for Dollars

Dialing for Dollars "The number one priority they tell new members of Congress is: raise money, raise money, raise money," David Jolly (R-FL) told CBS's Norah O'Donnell as part of 60 Minutes.

The story that O'Donnell was covering for 60 Minutes dealt with the call centers that elected officials spend upwards of 30 hours per week inside of with one express purpose: make phone calls to influential donors to raise money.

Press briefing-Ends Sponsorship of Presidential debates

1988 - League of Women Voters Ends Sponsorship of Presidential Debates - Press Briefing on c-span

Bicycles & the Women's Rights Movement

Susan B. Anthony once said, "Let me tell you what I think of bicycling. I think it has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world."

How bicycles boosted the women's rights movement

2019 Utica School Board debate