Pauline Floyd, US Suffragette. Her audacious banner quotes President Wilson's own words back at him: "The time has come to conquer or submit. For us there is but one choise." (Poor man thought he was only talking about the Great War.
IRISH SLAVE TRADE: white slaves in the sugar plantations of Barbados. None of the Irish victims ever made it back to their homeland to describe their ordeal. These are the lost slaves; the ones that time and biased history books conveniently forgot.
The play also deals with women's rights and femininity which was a prominent issue in the time the play was set. Priestley shows a clear divide between men and women in the play how men were in control and women were denied rights.
Votes for women: As the founder of the Women's Social and Political Union, Emmeline Pankhurst's name has also gone down in history but her great-granddaughter said the efforts of other women should not be forgotten
Emily Wilding Davison was a militant women's suffrage activist who, on 4 June stepped in front of the horse of King George V at the Epsom Derby, sustaining injuries that resulted in her death four days later.