In 1872, Susan B. Anthony broke the law by voting (at that time it was illegal for women to vote). For this crime she was tried, found guilty, and fined $100.
Why do you think Anthony was willing to undergo such an ordeal just to vote? In her place, would you have done the same? Why or why not?
American History 2
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.