Fighting for Political Power: Women’s Inclusion from the 19th Amendment to 2020


Monday, October 28, 2019, 6:00pm to 7:00pm


JFK Jr. Forum, Littauer Building, Harvard Kennedy School, 79 JFK Street

Join us for the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment which grants women the right to vote in the United States. A panel of experts will highlight past, present, and future efforts undertaken to create equal opportunities for everyone to participate in our democracy.

Opening Remarks 

  • Judy Perry Martinez, President of the American Bar Association


  • LaTosha Brown, Do-Founder of Black Voters Matter Fund and IOP Fall Fellow
  • Virginia Kase, CEO of the League of Women Voters of the United States 
  • Kathleen Sullivan, Former Dean of Stanford Law School


  • Sarah Wald, Senior Policy Advisor and Chief of Staff, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

This event is hosted by the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Center for Public Leadership, Institute of Politics, and Women and Public Policy Program in collaboration with the American Bar Association.