Iron Jawed Angels: Force Feeding

In an effort to demonstrate resistance and prove the women's solidarity, Alice Paul leads the other women in powerful acts of opposition, such as going on a hunger strike and singing in harmony.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. What are the different forms of resistance shown in the clip?
  2. Why does Alice Paul get removed from the group?
  3. What can you infer about the distribution of power from this clip?

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  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
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  • Eve
    about 2 years ago
    1st Amendment / Suffrage
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