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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…
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Burning the brassiere: One woman's struggle for comfort and women's liberation

Dear Dad,

I know living in a house with me when I was a teenager, you had an up-close-and-personal experience of what most girls experience going through puberty. 600 more words


Tribute: Enheduanna

The Akkadian/Sumerian poet Enheduanna (2285-2250 BCE) is credited with creating the framework of poetry, psalms and prayers used throughout the ancient world –Enheduanna’s compositions were used as the template for the Babylonian prayers, the Hebrew Bible and the Homeric hymns of Greece. 307 more words


CFS: History of Trans-feminism Anthology

(Note: These are not my stories to tell, but I am happy to pass the word along about this wonderful project! From the Feminists Fighting Transphobia… 311 more words


Feminist Friday: Feminist roots, and: guests wanted

I don’t have a specific purpose for Feminist Friday posts, other than the fact that they relate to feminism, or women’s issues in some way. My hope is to grow an audience with these posts that can discuss openly, the issues that touch everyone in our society, men included, whether those intended men want to own up to their part in the process or not. 837 more words