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    Ladies Who Inspire/Feminism

    Ladies Who Inspire/Feminism

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    When Tina Fey and Amy Poehler used George Clooney’s award as an opportunity to instead talk about how badass his wife, Amal, is. | 31 Times Celebrities Gave The Best Damn Responses To Sexist Questions

    31 Times Celebrities Gave The Best Damn Responses To Sexist Questions

    Lloyd Ziff - 1st Womens Liberation March, 5th Ave, New York City, 1971


    Sally Ride never intended to be a hero. In fact, she was a shy girl who never raised her hand in class, loved to play tennis and read Scientific American religiously. When she r...

    10 Badass Quotes From Sally Ride

    Masih started to post photos of herself with and without her hijab on Facebook. Soon, others started to send her their own photos.

    Iranian Women Are Showing Off Their Hair As An Act Of Protest And It Is A Very Big Deal

    Violette Szabo – “The Bravest of Us All”, an undercover secret agent for the SOE (Special Operations Executive) in Occupied France during World War Two. After completing two special missions, she was captured by the Germans and executed in 1945.

    Violette Szabo - “The Bravest of Us All”

    Dorothy Hodgkin worked out the structure of penicillin, insulin and vitamin B12. But when, after 31 years of work, she won the Nobel Prize for science in 1964 the Daily Mail chose to run the story under the headline "Oxford housewife wins Nobel"

    100 years of scientific breakthroughs - by women

    In 1962 along with Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta co-founded what would become the United Farm Workers Union (UFW). She successfully lobbied for the Agricultural Labor Relations Act, the first law of its kind in the United States which grants farm workers the right to collectively organize and bargain for better wages and working conditions. As an advocate for farm worker rights Dolores has been arrested twenty-two times for non-violent peaceful union activities.

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    Maria Montessori was born in Italy in 1870. Dr. Montessori was the first woman to receive a medical degree in Italy. After graduation she became director of a school for the mentally disabled in Rome. While there she formulated her philosophies, principles, and methods for the education of very young children. She achieved startling results. The children under her tutelage passed many exams given to normal children. Working with poor children in Rome's slums, she showed every child can learn.

    Maria Montessori, Champion for PeaceVibrant Wanderings

    Photographer Catherine Leroy - During the Vietnam War, she shot some of the most brutal photographs to come out of the country. Wounded by shrapnel while covering a US Marine unit in the DMZ, she was taken prisoner during the Tet Offensive by the North Vietnamese Army (NVA), and during her imprisonment, talked the NVA into being photographed. She left the war with post-traumatic stress but kept covering war zones from Northern Ireland, Somalia, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and more. She died in 2006

    Once Upon A Time In War

    Dr Rosalind Franklin. Scientist. Took the photograph that led to the discovery of the DNA double helix. But all recognition went to male colleagues Watson and Crick. When she graduated from Cambridge women weren't recognised as having achieved a BA or MA.

    MediWorld rkr: Rosalind franklin !!!

    mandatory heels? ridiculous!

    The Nightly Show on Instagram: “@rashidajones on women wearing flats being turned away from the Cannes red carpet. #NightlyShow”

    Carrie Chapman Catt (1859-1947) - Suffragette, founder of the League of Women Voters.

    Happy Women's History Month

    Well said by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, TedxEuston #quotes #feminism Let us not shame each other, but lift each other up.

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    15 Ridiculously Objective Headlines Of Women Rewritten By Readers…

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    Proceeds to Planned Parenthood. Love it.

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    .Yes, ladies, please do run out and purchase this book anon. We must please our men! ö.Ö

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    Let your light SHINE! Gloria Steinem

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    Emmylou Harris. "The Most Flattering Haircut on Everyone," - Beauty (

    Photos of Gorgeous Gray Hairstyles



    Sweden's petition for woman's suffrage

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    Store mannequins in Sweden. They look like real women. The US should invest in some of these

    strudel-cutie: Left: Store mannequins in H&M,...

    Jenny Lewis

    See All the Looks From the 2015 Grammy Awards

    Haim in Chloe and Stella McCartney

    See All the Celebrities at the 2015 Grammy Awards

    love me some stevie

    Stevie Nicks: Vintage Inspiration / Blog / Need Supply Co.