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Advertisement for The Suffragette newspaper. This poster, designed by Mary Bartels, represents the Suffragette as a feminine 'womanly' woman. The Suffragette was launched as the official newspaper of the Women's Social and Political Union in 1912. Its launch represented a split in the Union as Emmeline and Fred Pethick-Lawrence were purged from the leadership by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst. 1914

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65 Years Since Women Were Sworn Into The Regular US Army, Look Back At Women On The Front Lines

13th April 1940: A woman ambulance driver of the British Women's Auxiliary Army, Motor Transport Corps or MTC, in France. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) ~

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Emmeline Pankhurst: 10 things you need to know about the suffragette

U.K. Women carpenters, 1941 vintage found photo 40s war era overalls work wear rosie riveter style fashion ~

Benazir Bhutto 1953 - 2007 Benazir Bhutto was the first female prime minister of a Muslim country. She helped to move Pakistan from a dictatorship to democracy, becoming Prime Minister in 1988. She sought to implement social reforms, in particular helping women and the poor. She was assassinated in 2007.