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10 Inventions by Women

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Women are responsible for many inventions we use in our everyday life. Some of them will surprise you. Women invented even the very male items. Unfortunate

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Her Brilliant Career: Ten Extraordinary Women of the '50s by Rachel Cooke

Her Brilliant Career: Ten Extraordinary Women of the '50s by Rachel Cooke | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Alexandra Harris enjoys an exuberant, glass-clinking celebration of 10 women's careers, and of the joy that work can bring
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Invisible Women: The Real History of Domestic Workers in America

Invisible Women: The Real History of Domestic Workers in America | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
Forget Fran Drescher: Real-life nannies, housecleaners, and cooks have long struggled against sexism, racism, and exclusionary laws.

Via J'nene Solidarity Kay, Deanna Dahlsad
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Chinese Rosie Riveter: Chinese-American feminism during WW2

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World War II marked an improvement in the status of Chinese-American women in the United States.


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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, November 23, 2013 9:56 AM

A scholarly artice, by a professor, which covers the earlier gender bias in Chinese immigration as well.

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Jill Lepore’s ‘Book of Ages’ reconstructs the life of an 18th-century woman, Jane Franklin, Benjamin Franklin’s favorite sister

Jill Lepore’s ‘Book of Ages’ reconstructs the life of an 18th-century woman, Jane Franklin, Benjamin Franklin’s favorite sister | Fabulous Feminism | Scoop.it
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Take the Oath for a House United

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Hundreds of women across the country are taking the #houseunited Oath to urge the House of Representatives to pass #immigration reform that is fair to women. Will you join us?


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