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#Suffragette

# suffragette - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington

The suffragette smashed a window at Dublin Castle in 1912.

# suffragette - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Today is Nollaig na mBan, so what's it all about?

Events are taking place to celebrate the contribution of women to society.

# suffragette - Friday 14 March, 2014

How Tony Benn erected a secret plaque in a Westminster broom cupboard RIP

How Tony Benn erected a secret plaque in a Westminster broom cupboard

The veteran Labour MP screwed the plaque to the wall himself to honour a suffragette who died in 1913.

# suffragette - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Column: The life and times of the great Irish suffragette

Throughout her career, Hanna Sheehy-Skeffington strove simultaneously for national freedom and women’s rights, writes Leah Butler.