Suffragette tells the story of how in the early 20th century British women took extraordinary steps to win the right to vote. Women became militant after realizing their voices weren’t being heard. The storyline dramatizes certain actual events and the lives of a few well-known suffragists, so it makes for an entertaining history lesson. In 1918 British women over the age of 30, who met certain qualifications, were granted the right to vote. Read more at http://goo.gl/RtRLmJ and http://goo.gl/vavzZs. On August 26, 1920, the 19th amendment became law in the United States. Take a look at the amendment to our Constitution at http://goo.gl/rl6EWH.