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Portrait of American journalist, suffragist and Progressive activist Ida Wells Barnett (1862 – 1931), 1890s. (Photo by R. Gates/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Filming the monument installation

August 26, 2020

On this centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment granting suffrage to women, we are sharing this short excerpt from our film. It traces the important involvement of Ida B. Wells in the suffrage movement. We hope you enjoy it and please share with your friends.

May 9, 2020

Michelle Duster and 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner Nikole Hannah-Jones join Joy Reid to discuss the legacy of Ida B. Wells on MSNBC.