Welcome to The 19th Represents

Our summit has concluded. Watch the livestreams.

A century ago, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution made voting, our country’s most fundamental mode of civic participation, a right regardless of gender. But this watershed moment in our democracy excluded millions of women, including women of color, from the ballot box for generations.

The 19th was founded to shine a light on the unfinished business of the 19th Amendment and empower women — particularly those underserved by and underrepresented in American media — with the information, community and tools they need to be equal participants in our democracy.

This August, we commemorate the suffrage centennial with The 19th Represents, presented by Goldman Sachs and Intuit, a week of virtual events that raises the voices of women — past and present — who are reshaping the American story. Join us Aug. 10-14 for a series of conversations with prominent women in politics, civic engagement, journalism and the arts.

View the full schedule and our outstanding lineup of speakers.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

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Stacey Abrams
Voting Rights Activist

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London Breed
Mayor, San Francisco, CA

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Hillary Clinton
Former Secretary of State

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto portrait

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto
U.S. Senator, D-Nevada

Robin DiAngelo portrait

Robin DiAngelo
Author of “White Fragility”

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth
U.S. Senator, D-Illinois

Melinda Gates portrait

Melinda Gates
Co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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Sen. Kamala Harris
2020 Democratic Vice Presidential Candidate

Rep. Elise Stefanik portrait

Rep. Elise Stefanik
U.S. Representative, R-New York

Watch the livestreams

Breaking Ground    Suffrage*    The Future is Female    Electability*    On Race and Gender

Recordings will be available approximately 24 hours after the event.

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As a nonprofit newsroom, members are our lifeblood. If you believe in our mission of empowering women — particularly those underserved by and underrepresented in American media — with the information, community and tools they need to be equal participants in our democracy, we hope you’ll consider showing us with your financial support.

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