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When Victoria Woodhull announced that she was running for President in the election of 1872, quite a few minds were blown. Not only was she the first woman to do so, but her policies were also so ahead of her time that some might consider them pretty radical even for…

Women of the Day: Victoria Woodhull, was an American leader of the woman’s suffrage movement. Woodhull was an advocate of free love. She and her sister were the first women to operate a brokerage in Wall Street. She was the first woman to start a weekly newspaper; an activist for women’s rights and labor reforms. In 1872, she was the first woman candidate for President of the United States.

Women of the Day: Victoria Woodhull, was an American leader of the woman’s suffrage movement. Woodhull was an advocate of free love. She and her sister were the first women to operate a brokerage in Wall Street. She was the first woman to start a weekly newspaper; an activist for women’s rights and labor reforms. In 1872, she was the first woman candidate for President of the United States.