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September 13th, 2016

Do You Know About MAKERS?

Where are the women? That’s the question I often ask myself when reading a historical or current event piece. Where are the women? It is a well documented phenomenon that history has long since overlooked, undervalued, or simply written out the stories, influence, and importance of women. This is why we know the names of […]

August 26th, 2016

US Olympic Women #1! US Women? #28

On August 26th, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution was certified as law, granting women the right to vote throughout the country. In commemoration of this important day, every US President since 1972 has proclaimed August 26th as Women’s Equality Day, not as a celebration of equality achieved, but in recognition of the need to […]

August 18th, 2016

Women Are Rocking It At Rio! But…

Every four years, athletes from around the world gather to compete in the Olympic Summer Games. Over the span of two weeks, athletic feats that defy comprehension are accomplished by men and women of every race, religion, and orientation, and the rest of us mere mortals can only watch in awe. To be an Olympic […]