National Women’s Party hosts special anniversary in honor of Women’s Equality Day


WTOP—Visitors were welcomed to the Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument with special presentations and performances to mark Women’s Equality Day, 98 years after the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

Women's Equality Day is the anniversary of women getting the right to vote. Here's how to celebrate.. Women's Equality Day, celebrated annually on August 26, marks the date the Constitution was amended to include women's right to vote.   "The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex," the 19th amendment read, as of August 26, 1920.  SEE ALSO: How a science program teaches girls to stop doubting themselves That sentence, my loves, took almost a century of organizing to achieve. "Women's Equality Day...