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    The Journey of Women's Rights: 1911-2011

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      Let's not forget ... Happy International Women's Day !

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    I've been through it all, baby, I'm mother courage. - Elizabeth Taylor

    It used to be that you had to make female TV characters perfect so no one would be offended by your 'portrayal' of women. Even when I started out on 'The Office' eight years ago, we could write our male characters funny and flawed, but not the women. And now, thankfully, it's completely different. -Mindy Kaling