Age of Democracy

  • Reform Bill of 1832

    was an Act of Parliament (indexed as 2 & 3 Will. IV c. 45) which introduced wide-ranging changes to the electoral system of England and Wales.
  • Chartist Movement

    was a movement for political and social reform in Britain and Ireland between 1838 and 1860.
  • Suffrage for working class men

    Wanted every working class men to be able to vote.
  • Suffrage for male rural workers

    Wanting every male that works in the country area or something like that to vote.
  • The Dreyfus Affair

    was a political scandal that from its beginning in 1894 divided France until it was finally resolved in 1906.
  • Rise of Zionism

    In the last decades of the 19th century, a movement supporting the return of the Jews from the Diaspora to Eretz Israel grew in popularity in Jewish circles.
  • Suffrage for women over the age of 30

    They wanted women to be able to vote over the age of 30
  • Suffrage for all women of voting age

    Wanting every women to vote at voting age and not just whites or not just blacks all women.