The 19th Amendment, ratified in 1920, gave American woman the hard-earned right to vote.
Now with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump trailing women badly in pre-election polls, some of his backers on social media have started to use the hashtag #repealthe19th.
Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight.com tweeted an image of the electoral map, based on current polling, if only men could vote. It shows a Trump landslide over Democrat Hillary Clinton. Silver also tweeted a women-only electoral college, which shows a huge Clinton victory.
After Silver’s tweets, some Trump backers began pushing #repealthe19th.
As with most things on Twitter, it’s hard to tell where the reality ends and the snark begins.
And while it’s uncertain how many Trump supporters actually picked up on #repealthe19th — plenty of fans of women’s suffrage jumped on the hashtag to express their concern and outrage at the very idea.