Tags » Feminist History

Countess Markievicz - The feminist inspiration you've never heard of

On Easter Monday wearing her Citizen’s Army uniform and distinct feathered hat, she nervously placed ammunition in her pistol. Her finger slipped over the trigger and a bullet tore through her bedroom door, the noise reverberating through the empty building like a thunderclap. 1,182 more words

Throwback Thursday: All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League–AAGPBL (Source: The Encyclopedia of Women’s History in America by Kathyrn Cullen-DuPont http://www.amazon.com/The-Encyclopedia-Womens-History-America/dp/0306808684)

  • Established in 1943 by Philip K. Wrigley during WWII…
  • 102 more words