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Column: Women led way in Kingdom of Hawaii

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                                Queen Emma

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    Queen Emma

Women’s Equality Day is celebrated this year on Aug. 26, celebrating the achievements of women activists since the right to vote was enacted on Aug. 18, 1920. But in Hawaii that right only partially restored what had been the birthright of women in the Kingdom of Hawaii when it was a constitutional monarchy. Read more

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