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Women's History

A celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture and society, observed annually in the month of March in the United States since 1987.

Resources in the Spotlight

Topics in Women's History

Beauty Standards
The Temperance Movement
Boston Marriages
Birth Control
Cable Act
#MeToo Movement
Black Lives Matter Movement

Women's March
Planned Parenthood
#SayHerName Movement
Bathroom Access for Trans Women
Female Film Directors (esp. Oscar nominations/wins)
Front Line Combat Roles for Women
Trans Women in the Military
Violence Against Trans Women
Street Harassment / #YouOKSis

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