The one-woman revolution

As Hillary Clinton seeks to become the next occupant of the Oval Office, Jad Adams tells the story of the free-love activist Victoria Woodhull, who in 1872 launched an audacious bid to become America's first female president

An illustration of Victoria Woodhull addressing a congressional committee on the benefits of women's suffrage, 1871. (Photo by Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images)

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