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The New-York Historical Society to Open Center for Women's History Featuring Artifacts From Billie Jean King

The conversation about women's rights is more prevalent now than ever, and though stories of women in history have been increasingly uncovered and tol... Read More »

"It's Time for a Museum of Women's History," Congressional Panel Says

A congre ional panel determined that the country needs a national museum dedicated to showcasing the contributions and experiences of American women.... Read More »

A Brief History of Women's Fashion

The buzz around New York Fashion Week is always exciting. It's wonderful to see people from all over the world gather together for their love of fashi... Read More »

Meet the 20 MAKERS Inducted Into the National Women's Hall of Fame

The National Women's Hall of Fame hosted its 2015 induction ceremony over the weekend.  Ten women who have been pioneers in their various industries i... Read More »

Complete the History Books: Women in STEM

"We have always been an equal part of the past. We just haven't been a part of history."                           -Gloria Steinem This week, we're ce... Read More »

7 Documentaries About Women That You Can Watch On Netflix

Turns out that there's more to Netflix than binge watching your favorite television shows. The streaming service is home to tons of documentaries abou... Read More »

What Women Wore: A Look Back at Sports Fashion

Female athletes have come a long way in the last hundred years, and so has their clothing. The immobilizing corsets and endle layers of heavy wool sk... Read More »

This App Highlights Women Throughout History In the Coolest Way

Women's history is something that should be celebrated for more than just one month. The Women on the Map app, which is currently available via Google... Read More »

Women in Water: A History of Incredible Female Swimmers

In 2013, on her fifth attempt and at age 64, endurence swimmer Diana Nyad emerged on the shores of Key West, Fla., after swimming 110 miles from Havan... Read More »

7 Historical Fun Facts About Women's World Cup

With the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup underway in Canada, there's a lot of great coverage to watch and share. And while it's not easy to keep up with e... Read More »

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