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Women in History I

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To be a Prime Minister and a woman, in an Islamic country- is the hardest job ever. Benazir Bhutto successfully played her role as the First Woman Prime Minister of Pakistan.

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from Medium

Joan Clarke, the cryptanalyst war-heroine, and the women of Bletchley Park (you never heard of)

Joan Clarke Murray codebreaker at Bletchley Park during World War II, became deputy head of Hut 8 in 1944. Code breaking was almost exclusively done by men during the war. Clarke was paid less than the men and felt that she was prevented from progressing further because of her gender. She was a English cryptanalyst and numismatist ~

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Rosa Parks was NOT the first black woman to refuse to give up her bus seat. Read the story and share it with everyone you know!!!! What a fraud..

from TIME.com

The 25 Most Powerful Women of the Past Century

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)Novelist and critic Virginia Woolf was a pioneer of modernist literature whose work shed light on the oppressed position of women in early 20th century social and political hierarchies. In works such as To the Lighthouse, Orlando and her landmark feminist essay A Room of One's Own, Woolf used her pen to explore the artistic, sexual and religious roles that women held at this monumental time in women's history.

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SWEDEN: Elsa Andersson (1897-1922); Sweden’s first female aviator. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

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from the Guardian

The day the women went on strike

On Oct. 24, 1975, 90% of Icelandic women went on strike, refusing to do any work at their homes or their jobs. It was the largest demonstration in the nation's history and shut down the entire country.

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from Bloglovin’

brownglucose: nextyearsgirl: The absence of women in history... (http://dreamboatcourtney.tumblr.com/)

Aw Man.. It Bothers Me So Much That People Don't Pay As Much Attention To Girls Sports As They Do Guys.

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USA: Grace Hopper - The inventor of the COBOL computer language - Instrumental to the development of our current digital lifestyle. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

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from Notey

Women’s History Month Summed Up In A Single Cartoon

Women’s History Month Summed Up In A Single Cartoon - obviously an American initiative, but a good one! I did know many of these things, but I did not know about Hedy Lamarr! ~M

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