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Causes

Rosie The Riveter’s Old Factory Turned Into Historic Aviation Museum

Rosie The Riveter’s Old Factory Turned Into Historic Aviation Museum

Good ol’ Rosie the Riveter. She is still, to this day, a modern American symbol of feminism and the progression of women throughout history. For those not in the know, […]

Politics

There Are 100 Women In US Congress For The First Time In History!

There Are 100 Women In US Congress For The First Time In History!

Well the midterm elections are over, and for some, seeing the Republicans take control of the Senate with majority seats may have been a disappointment, but a change might be […]

Sports

All-Female Crew Set To Make Sailing History In The Volvo Ocean Race

All-Female Crew Set To Make Sailing History In The Volvo Ocean Race

On Saturday, October 11, 2014, an all-female crew will compete in what’s known as the toughest ocean race in the world, the Volvo Ocean Race. Team SCA are made up […]

Sports

Kacy Catanzaro Defies Critics, Makes History On American Ninja Warrior

Kacy Catanzaro Defies Critics, Makes History On American Ninja Warrior

Who says girls can’t compete with the boys? Well after the team behind ‘Mythbusters’ proved the “throw like a girl” insult is scientifically incorrect, as in, when you throw like […]

Working Women

Michelle Howard Becomes The 1st Four-Star Woman In US Navy History

Michelle Howard Becomes The 1st Four-Star Woman In US Navy History

Ahem, that’s Vice-Admiral Michelle Howard to you all! This woman has literally just changed the face of US Military history by becoming the first woman and first African-American to be […]

Sports

Meet The European Women Racing To Make Formula 1 History

Meet The European Women Racing To Make Formula 1 History

When you think of Formula 1 racing, names like Michael Schumacher, David Coulthard, or even Lewis Hamilton come to mind. It’s highly unlikely you’d think of any women in this […]

Sports

11 Year Old Lucy Li Makes U.S Golfing History

11 Year Old Lucy Li Makes U.S Golfing History

Anyone remember what world records they were breaking when they were 11? Easy question for most of us, because the answer would be none! But not so for one 6th […]

Politics

Rwanda: From Genocide To The Highest % Of Women In Government Globally

Rwanda: From Genocide To The Highest % Of Women In Government Globally

Talk about a revolution! From a country which suffered one of the worst genocides in recent history, they are certainly showing up the rest of the world right now. In […]

Contributors

12 Quotes By Famous Women Throughout History You Need To Know

12 Quotes By Famous Women Throughout History You Need To Know

History can be pretty dry at times. It isn’t until later in life that we start to see any semblance of relevance or even get excited. As a woman and […]

Working Women

Forgotten Female Air Force Trailblazers Honored At Annual Parade

Forgotten Female Air Force Trailblazers Honored At Annual Parade

If you are a history buff and know a lot about World Wars one and two you’d be familiar with this image above, or perhaps not, as they are a […]

Sports

24 Y/O Iranian Woman Makes History With This Act

24 Y/O Iranian Woman Makes History With This Act

Act of Athleticism and determination that is. Meet Shirin Gerami and get familiar with her name and face because we are certain this is the first of many news stories […]

Fashion & Beauty

Why This Designer Just Made History New York Fashion Week

Why This Designer Just Made History New York Fashion Week

Last week, Project Runway judge Tim Gunn lamented to the press how appalled he was at the state of plus size fashion. Not because he dislikes it, but because he […]

Editors Blog

Forget The Spice Girls Coz Girl Power Started With This Greek Woman 300 Years Ago!

Forget The Spice Girls Coz Girl Power Started With This Greek Woman 300 Years Ago!

I bet you never learned this one in school. And trust me, it’s something important that every girl should know about growing up, whether you are interested in history or […]