Womens Equality Day 2019 – It is rightly said that the future belongs to those who vote and with the given right, the women of today stand with their full strength and capability. The Women’s Equality Day 2019 commemorates the anniversary of the 19th amendment that granted the women of United States of America, the right to vote. Celebrated on the August 26th every year, the National Women’s Equality Day 2019 changed the whole outlook of the governing law and also increased the economic state of the country. Scroll below to know about the Women’s Equality Day 2019 : Date, Speech Quotes and Celebration Ideas.
Women’s Equality Day 2019
Men and Women both walk equal today in all aspects of life and that has been possible because of the right to vote grant given in accordance with the 19th Amendment of the United States of America Constitution. Well, this was possible after a lot of struggle and debates, that the discrimination on the basis of sex was warded off from the constitution as well as minds of people. Celebrate this huge day with the help of these Women’s Equality Day 2019 : Date, Speech Quotes and Celebration Ideas.
Womens Equality Day Date 2019
The date for the Women’s Equality Date 2019 has been designated as August 26th by the U.S. Government as the this was the day when the proclamation was signed by Bainbridge Colby. The Women’s Equality Day should not be confused with the International Women’s Day as the dates for both are different. The former is celebrated on the August 26th and the latter is celebrated on the March 8th.
Speech for Women’s Equality Day 2019
If you are hosting or organizing celebration for Women’s Day and you are confused about how to make a point with your speech, kindly consider this write up below.
Good morning everyone, respected elders and my fellow friends. Today we all have gathered around here to commemorate and celebrate the National Day for Women’s Equality. Women! they are the real architects of the society. The Harry Potter star, Emma Watson has rightly said that “Its time we all see gender as a spectrum instead of two sets of opposing ideals”! Simply put, she explains how a nation become more stronger with an united spectrum of thoughts and knowledge by both men and women.
The equality status that the women of U.S.A enjoy today was granted to them after a lot of struggles by other legendary females of history. Many recognized people like Aron A. Sargent, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Elizabeth Warren, Susan B, Anthony and Bella Abzug were an active part of the struggle end discrimination against women. Even when a bill was passed in the 1870 regarding swiping off all discrimination against cast, color, race of the voters, the women still were not in the list. After many years of fights and debates, the 19th amendment was passed in the favor of women.
Women usually celebrate the Women Equality Day by being a part of the society get togethers, donating to women based NGO’s and posting quotes and statues on social media to create awareness about the big day. Some cafes, restaurants also keep discounts for women on this day but it is no national holiday in the United States of America.
In the end, I would like to say that like historians fought against the right to vote, we should respect this special grant give to us too. Never waste your vote for anything and always stand against fellow women in distress. Wish you all a very Happy Women’s Equality Day 2019.
Women’s Equality Day Quotes for 2019
Quotes are a great way to spread awareness about the day and the significance of equality among women. Many of us today are still unaware of such a golden opportunity granted to us and many of us also take it for granted, hence it is very important that we create awareness about the same. Check out below for the quotes about Women’s Equality Day 2019.
” If you a limit a women, then you are not a human.”
” We need to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves, we have to step up as women and take the lead.”
” Feminism is an emotion which would be compassion and kindness is seen as weakness, we need to change that mentality.”
” There is no force equal to that of a determined woman.”
” A strong woman believes that she is strong enough to face her journey but a woman of strength has faith that it is in this journey that she will become strong.”
” There is no limit to what a women cannot accomplish.”
” Females are as strong as hell.”
” Freedom cannot be achieved unless women has been emancipated from all forms of oppression.”
” Gender equality is not a female fight but a human fight.”
” Both men and women should be free to feel sensitive and also should be free to feel strong.”
” Gender equality, historically has been predominately a woman’s movement for woman.”
” The health of a mother and a child is more a telling measure of a nation’s state than its economic indicators.”
” We need to live in a culture which values and respects and idolizes men as much as women.”
” The most alluring thing that a woman can have is her confidence.”
” The more we support women, the more we support democracy.”
Celebration Ideas for Women’s Equality Day 2019
The right to vote is the right to choose your government. Women received this basic right after more than 43 years of struggles and debates which calls for celebrations thus. Below listed are some ideas on How to Celebrate the Women’s Equality Day 2019.
# Volunteer at N.G.O For Women
Woman should always support other women and the best option to do is to volunteer and donate in any N.G.O’s for women and children. You can also distribute greeting cards and gifts to the residents living over there.
# Read About 19th Amendment
Read about the 19th amendment of the U.S constitution in detail and create awareness about the same among the fellow females so that they know about all the legendary people who made this possible for us today.
# Post on Social Media
One of the most perfect way to spread awareness about the women’s equality struggle is to post pictures and quotes on your social media profiles. This move will motivate the youth to take part in the celebrations of the day.
# Organize Seminars For Schools and Colleges
If it is possible for you, make sure you spread your understanding and details about the Women’s Equality Day among the kids of schools and colleges.
# Honor and Pay Tributes
You can organize a small lunch party or a dinner get together for the females of your locality and honor them by representing skits and play that depict how important they are in our lives and of course for the democracy.
Women’s Equality Day 2019 History
The origins of the Women’s Equality Struggle dates back to the year 1920 when the women of United States of America were first given the right to vote. This was actually the day when Bainbridge Colby, the secretory of the state first proclaimed the day to be celebrated on the August 26th every year.
The struggles for obtaining the right began since the year 1878 when advocate Aron A. Sargent introduced the right to vote movement on the behalf of the suffragists Elizabeth Cady and Susan B. Anthony. The latter was actually arrested for voting in the Presidential elections in the year 1872. It was only in 1919, when the bill was sent was ratification after it received two-third votes in the assembly.
So, respect the struggle, respect the right to vote and wish you all a very Happy Woman Equality Day to all of you.
Women’s Equality Day 2020
The Women’s Equality Day 2020 will be celebrated on the August 26, 2020 which is a Wednesday. There is no change in date as this is a annual event. Women all over the United States of America celebrate the day by posting pictures, quotes on their social media profiles or attending events and seminars organized in lieu of Women’s Equality Day 2020.