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Women’s Equality Day: Are we there yet?

By Women's Voices For Change
Women’s Equality Day, August 26, is a holiday first proposed by Rep. Bella Abzug, to honor the anniversary of the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, which women finally gained our hard-earned right to vote. At WVFC, we take the struggle for that day seriously; see Patricia Allen Yarberry’s valentine to those Iron-Jawed Angels (published about a year ago). See below…
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Daily NewsMix:Dolly Parton and Allison Janney’s New “9 to 5” Musical; Professor Challenges NY Times’ Speculation About Women in Science

By Womens Voices for Change
What a way to make a living: Nearly 30 years after 9 to 5 rocketed the world, a new, sing-through  version of the 1980 film is headed to the Broadway stage. The story, about three office workers plotting to overthrow a misgynist boss, will be the same, producers said this week. The music,of course, is gonna be a little bit…
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