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Hashtag Feminism Putting #WomenontheMap

These days, social conversations reverberate quickly around the globe on social media, spawning the term “hashtag activism.” Within that genre, hashtag feminism is alive and well (there’s even a web site, … 323 more words

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Women roaring and a woman Soaring.

1937 American aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart disappears in the Central Pacific during an attempt to fly around the world.

Aviator Amelia Earhart was born on July 24, 1897 in Atchison, Kansas. 293 more words


'The audience are getting short-changed' says dance critic

Updated to include comments from Guardian dance critic Judith Mackrell. 23 Friday 2015. 14:35 

The news and media only show ‘half the story’ about the state of the dance industry, according to Luke Jennings, a dance critic for The Observer. 743 more words

Contemporary Dance

This is not my first post of 2015. In fact it is my second. I can’t believe my last post was in October last year…my sense of time is sometimes… 53 more words

My Thoughts

Maybe our grandmothers were smarter than we are!

For the last two weeks most of us Americans have been deluged not only with images of food—turkeys, pies, sweet potatoes—but also with images of clothes. 487 more words

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Still struggling to encourage women's voting

Although the Abbess of Quedinburg, shown in this picture lived in medieval times, she had the right to sit and vote at national assemblies in Medieval Germany. 756 more words

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Grace Hopper—the Woman Who Bugged the Tech World

October is not only the month of Halloween and Oktoberfest it is also the month when the tech world holds its annual Grace Hopper Celebration, an event worth celebrating. 694 more words

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