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A New Discovery: Women Held Rank in America's "First City"

A New Discovery: Women Held Rank in America's

Let's take it back a few centuries to 1,000 and 1,200 AD where North America's so-called "first city" once thrived. At that time, the now burial mound... Read More »

This Woman Was the Only Signer of the Declaration of Sentiments Who Lived to See Women Vote

This Woman Was the Only Signer of the Declaration of Sentiments Who Lived to See Women Vote

On July 20, 1848, the Seneca Falls Convention, known as the country's first women's rights convention, produced the Declaration of Sentiments — largel... Read More »

What Every Woman Needs to Know About the Republican National Convention

What Every Woman Needs to Know About the Republican National Convention

// The Republican National Convention will take place July 18-21 // Nearly 2,500 delegates will come together at the 2016 Republican National Convent... Read More »

Not Every Woman Believes They Need to See a Female President in Their Lifetime

Not Every Woman Believes They Need to See a Female President in Their Lifetime

"I did not think I would live to see this," said legendary feminist Gloria Steinem to CNN foreign correspondent Christiane Amanpour, following Preside... Read More »

Hillary Clinton Plans to Fill Half of Her Cabinet With Women

Hillary Clinton Plans to Fill Half of Her Cabinet With Women

The Cabinet might look a whole lot different if Hillary Clinton becomes President of the United States in this year's election. And by different we m... Read More »

This Woman Traveled Farther Than Paul Revere to Warn America "The British are Coming"

This Woman Traveled Farther Than Paul Revere to Warn America

The phrase "the British are coming" might be synonymous with an image of Paul Revere riding horseback in the night to warn his fellow patriots about a... Read More »

Top Quotes by Influential Women About America

Top Quotes by Influential Women About America

"My story is only possible in America," Fortune 500 CEO Meg Whitman shares in the video above. She's not the first woman to praise the country for he... Read More »

A Conversation About the Military's Gender Divide

A Conversation About the Military's Gender Divide

Gender equality in the military has been an ongoing debate — a political and emotional war that's waged the course of generations. In an articl... Read More »

MAKERS Celebrating America

MAKERS Celebrating America

Oprah Winfrey said it best: "If you're a woman born in the United States, you're one of the luckiest women in the world." From Sheryl Sandberg to Ali... Read More »

Lady Liberty: 11 Things You Didn't Know About the Statue of Liberty

Lady Liberty: 11 Things You Didn't Know About the Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty's arrived to New York City from France 130 years ago. According to legend, the idea for the Statue came to sculptor Frédéric Au... Read More »