NYCLU Calls on Rochester Mayor to Respect Right to Protest

The New York Civil Liberties Union today urged Rochester Mayor Thomas Richards to protect the right to protest by accommodating Occupy Rochester demonstrations in the city’s parks and public spaces. KaeLyn Rich, director of the NYCLU’s Genesee Valley Chapter said: As the home of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, Rochester should be a welcoming […]

Hofstra: Victoria Woodhull stands for Open Debates

Live Blogging from Hofstra During the Hofstra re-enactment of the schisms in the Suffragette movement. Mrs. Woodhull believed that all candidates should be able to participate, “especially if they are not Democrats and Republicans” whom she opposed as a presidential candidate in 1870.