Women in History
epub |eng | | Author:Peggy Wallace Kennedy

For the first five months of her term, Mama was engaged with the duties and obligations of her governorship. She passed a bond issue to improve mental health services and ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism December 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-30 | Author:Andrew Wiest

CHAPTER 6 WAR’S END AND HOMECOMING I knew that Jose was coming back, because Belinda [their infant daughter] had her little arms wide open waiting for him. So I really ...
( Category: Women in History December 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-04 | Author:Erica Armstrong Dunbar

SICK AND TIRED She gained this trust by performing some of the most important work among the soldiers and the freedmen: she was drafted to nurse the sick and console ...
( Category: Women in History November 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-18 | Author:Eliane Brum [Brum, Eliane]

Class Struggle For the wealthy, old age may be more painful because it is made up only of losses. Everything slips through the hands of the elderly, especially power and ...
( Category: Essays November 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-28 | Author:Tom Holland

A New Earth Pulling back the veil from the prophecies in the Bible was a dangerous thing to attempt. The Franciscans, admirers of Joachim of Fiore though they might be, ...
( Category: Women in History November 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-31 | Author:Clare Hunter

11 Community It is early afternoon in the Scottish Storytelling Centre Gallery and all the seats are taken. People have come for the Edinbrugh launch of Material Matters, the community ...
( Category: Sewing October 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2003-10-18 | Author:Nolen, Stephanie

Courtesy of Irene Leverton Courtesy of Wally Funk Wally Funk catches a ride in a T-33, Ft. Sill army base, 196L Irene Leverton in her first aviation job, on the ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight October 19,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hazel V. Carby

Alfred Jones arranged for the Kingston Choral Union to make three tours of the UK between 1906 and 1908. They travelled to and from Jamaica on his ships, which docked ...
( Category: History & Theory October 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-14 | Author:Gail Collins

“TEARING APART HUMAN ORDER” As the ’60s went on, and those twenty-something baby boomers became the center of everything from fashion to civil disobedience, older women began dressing more and ...
( Category: Women in History October 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Trisha Franzen

CHAPTER 7 Unanticipated Challenges NAWSA PRESIDENCY, PART III (1913–1915) I have but one thought and one desire, and that is to win the vote, and whatever I do, I do ...
( Category: Women in History October 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anya Jabour

CHAPTER EIGHT The Potential and Pitfalls of Pan-American Feminism “One of the great and decisive battles of feminism” In late 1933, Breckinridge attended the Seventh Pan-American Conference in Montevideo, Uruguay, ...
( Category: Women in History October 12,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jacqueline Saper

17 The Sacred Defense Local coverage of the Iran-Iraq War was constant. We were barraged 24-7 with news footage of buildings flattened to rubble and dead bodies scattered about and ...
( Category: Women in History October 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-26 | Author:Chris Enss

Wyatt Earp COURTESY OF THE ARIZONA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, AHS 11374 Kate planned to leave town as soon as she knew Doc was out of harm’s way. She was aware she ...
( Category: Women in History October 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-09 | Author:Marlene Derlet

1. Cylindrical stone with human head (perhaps a pestle?) 20,000–10,000 BP; and an incised pebble with female image (Source: Barnes, Gina, 1993) All line drawings © Judy Foster, 2013 Japan ...
( Category: Women in History October 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-30 | Author:Hillary Rodham Clinton & Chelsea Clinton

“I wanted to challenge the narrative that Muslim women are meek and docile and oppressed. Being unapologetically Muslim, black, a woman… Either you like it or you don’t, and I ...
( Category: Women October 8,2019 )