Suffragists

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Who were the Suffragists/Suffragettes?

Who were the Suffragists?

- A group campaigning for womens right to vote.

Leader: Mrs Millicent Fawcett

Method used: Constituional Campaigning.

(NUWSS - National Union Women's Suffrage Societies)

Who were the Suffragettes?

- A group campaigning for womens right to vote.

Leader: Mrs Emmeline Pankhurst

Method used: more violent/disruptive methods.

(WSPU - Womens Social and Political Union)

The name Suffragette came from the Daily Mail, they called these women Suffragettes to insult them. The women kept the name.

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