Rosika Schwimmer

Standard Name: Schwimmer, Rosika


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politics Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence
She proceeded to speak in Washington and Chicago, and gave further addresses with Rosika Schwimmer , an organiser of and speaker for the International Suffrage Alliance .
Pethick-Lawrence, Emmeline. My Part in a Changing World. Hyperion, 1976.
The establishment of the Women's Peace Party
Textual Production Sylvia Pankhurst
SP remained editor of this weekly for the next twenty years. Her efforts were part of her strong commitment to fighting totalitarianism wherever and whenever it appeared. This periodical reached forty thousand readers and was...


15-21 June 1913
The Congress of the International Women's Suffrage Alliance was held at Budapest in Hungary.
December 1915
Henry Ford 's Peace Ship, the Oskar II, left harbour at Hoboken, New Jersey, with one hundred and sixty people on board; they were sailing to Europe to promote mediation in the hope of...