Susan B. Anthony helped and played an important role in the women's suffrage movement and fought for slaves' rights even if she was discriminated and looked down upon.
In 1856, Anthony became an agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society, arranging meetings, making speeches, putting up posters, and distributing leaflets. She encountered hostile mobs, armed threats, and had many things thrown at her.
Susan B. Anthony was brought up as a Quaker. Her family believed that drinking liquor was sinful.