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Representative McDermott: Please cosponsor the #SaveOakFlatAct STOP #RioTinto

Dear MoveOn member,

Congress is poised to hand sacred Apache land in Arizona’s Tonto National Forest to the multinational mining company Rio Tinto, after Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake tucked the giveaway into a military spending bill last December. 524 more words

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My husband served his country. Now he's being denied citizenshi​p

By Bonita Hernandez Tallahassee, Florida

My husband Mario Hernandez entered the US on a Freedom Flight from Cuba in 1965. Ten years later he enlisted during the Vietnam War and served this country honorably before having a 25+ year career in government service. 147 more words

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Women’s Suffrage and the American Presidency

On the 28th of August 1917, ten Suffragists were arrested for picketing in front of the White House in Washington, D.C. This marked one of the most dramatic points in the American suffragist campaigns. 626 more words

History

Intersectional Feminism (Part 1)

The image says it all really. This is an excerpt from my previous (and very first WordPress post,) Reconciling Religion with Feminism (Part 1). As you can see, even the WordPress/Chrome proof-reader failed to recognize the word ‘Intersectional.’ The same could be said for many supporters of feminism, both new and old to the movement.   522 more words

Feminism

Sisters Doing It For Themselves!

“It was we, the people; not we, the white male citizens; nor yet we, the male citizens; but we, the whole people, who formed the Union … men, their rights and nothing more; women, their rights and nothing less.” ― Susan B. 87 more words

Ramblings

Happy National Dog/Women's Equality/Cherry Popsicle Day!

Since today is National Dog Day, Women’s Equality Day and National Cherry Popsicle Day, I thought I’d go for the trifecta and photoshop a Boston Terrier, dressed as a… 6 more words

Happy Women's Equality Day!

My current projects are on hold. Project updates will be posted soon but I need to catch up on my reading first. Instead, today I wanted to share a tradition with everyone. 499 more words

19th Ammendment