July 3, 2020 – As part of an online preview screening this week of the PBS program “American Experience: The Vote,” correspondent Megan Kamerick led a conversation about the history of women’s suffrage in New Mexico. Here, NMiF excerpts a portion of that discussion, which can be seen in its entirety on Facebook. Kamerick is hosting a new podcast series on the topic. More information on both the national program (airing July 6 and 7 on NMPBS at 8 p.m.) and the local podcast can be found here.
Correspondent: Megan Kamerick
Dr. Sylvia Ramos Cruz, women’s suffrage historian
Martha Burk, political psychologist and author of “Your Voice, Your Vote”
Pamelya Herndon, attorney and CEO of the KWH Law Center for Social Justice and Change
Meredith R. Machen, director, League of Women Voters of New Mexico