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It’s not surprising that a woman was the impetus for social changes that improved the lives of so many. Now the old men of the GOP want to take it away with the aid of President Obama. Another good reason that more women need to be in government.

Frances Perkins: The first female cabinet member. She came up with social security, the 40 hour work week, and overtime pay.

MICHELLE OBAMA -FIRST LADY -WOMAN. She is just fabulous, intelligent, beautiful, strong. A MAN IS NOT A PLAN.

Michelle Obama- First lady. She is fabulous, intelligent, butiful, strong.

Belva Lockwood (1830-1917)- lawyer, activist who fought for women & minority equal rights. First woman to argue a case before the US Supreme Court & argued sucessfully for bill to give federal female employees same pay as men. Helped Cherokee people win $5 milliom reimbursement from gov't.  Ran for US Pres. twice

Belva Lockwood was nominate for President of the Unite States in 1884 by the National Equal Rights Party. Even though women did not have the right to vote, she received votes. She is buried at Congressional Cemetery in Washington D.

naamahdarling:  urulokid:  facebooksexism:  thebluelip-blondie:  skeptikhaleesi:  brownglucose:  nextyearsgirl:  The absence of women in history is man made.  How petty  just look at babe ruth’s face tho so confused so lost i love it  pure hater shit  Jackie Mitchell…a bad ass lady I had never heard of.   From her Wikipedia page: “Seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell, brought in to pitch in the first inning after the starting pitcher had given up a double and a single, faced Babe Ruth. After…

“Seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell, brought in to pitch in the first inning after the starting pitcher had given up a double and a single, faced Babe Ruth.

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Being pro-choice is trusting the individual to make the right decision for herself and her family, and not entrusting that decision to anyone wearing the authority of government in any regard.

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donald trump & sexism, misogyny and letchery. "Yeah, I tried to fuck her, she was married." Grab them in the pussy--you can do anything--and they let you, because you're a star.

Kennedy ~~~ I didn't know that! But it explains why my mother has tears in her eyes every time she remembers JFK...

Kennedy didn't accept his Attorney General pay either.he also donated it all to charity. These two *liberal* men actually lived their convictions. **THATS WHY I ADMIRE THE KENNEDYS*** Love this need great presidents again

SHE WAS MARRIED TO AN EX-PRESIDENT! She had lots of pull to get that job..so I saved this to FUNNY!!!

Hillary is an inspiration to all girls that they can do whatever they want to do and be whoever they want to be. I can't wait until she is the first woman President of the United States. Hopefully, most Presidents after her will also be women.

Mary Church Terrell, (1863 – 1954), daughter of former slaves, was one of the first black women to earn a college degree. She became an activist who led several important associations, including the National Association of Colored Women, and worked for civil rights and suffrage. Active in the Republican Party, she was president of the Women's Republican League during W. G. Harding's 1920 presidential campaign and the first election in which all American women were given the right to vote.

Mary Church Terrell, – daughter of former slaves, was one of the first black women to earn a college degree. She became an activist who led several important associations, including the National Association of Colored Women, and worked for ci

Eleanor Roosevelt, 1911

Eleanor Roosevelt was educated in London at the Allenswood Academy. There, she was exposed to " liberal causes and [the] detailed study of history." The experience greatly shaped her life and prepared her for her life in public service.

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