does anyone know about the white feather to do with women in WW1?!

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we're doing stuff about white feathers in history and i dont know what they're on about, thankyouuu!

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Posted Tue 19th June, 2012 @ 11:48 by elllieeeeeeeee

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women would give white feathers out to men who weren't in the army, the white feather being a sign of cowardice.

Answered Tue 19th June, 2012 @ 11:58 by izzy
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AAAAAAAAAAH, thankyou izzy! that makes so much more sense now!

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Answered Tue 19th June, 2012 @ 12:13 by elllieeeeeeeee
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Led by Emmeline Pankhurst (and other women).

Answered Wed 1st May, 2013 @ 19:11 by Bethan