James Keir Hardie (1856 - 1915) was an active supporter of the women's suffrage movement, and worked closely with Sylvia Pankhurst and other members of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU). Keir Hardie became the first socialist MP in Britain, and was among the group that formed the Independent Labour Party in 1893. He was elected as the first leader of the Labour Party.
'The Citizenship of Women: A Plea for Woman's Suffrage' was first published in 1905 by W S Stead.
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