Here, from images in Twitter from the wonderful folks sharing medieval and women's history in art, is something of a visual fairy tale...and the women lived happily ever after, as the Bible would say, "troubled by violent men no more..." https://videopress.com/v/KBi76e6R A Mother's Story: Medieval Women and Morefrom Twitter
For one hundred years, scientists starting Einstein, have predicated the existence of "Black Holes" (seen above in first picture ever!), a cosmic conundrum where all light and matter disappear into a well of gravity so powerful nothing can escape it. Well, now, thanks to Dr. Katie Bouman of MIT and her interdisciplinary team, we can … Continue reading WOMENS ISSUES BLACK HOLES: Dr. Katie Bouman of MIT, Magnificence and Misogyny
Notre Dame Women's NCAA Basketball Coach at the Final Four "How are these young women looking up and seeing someone that looks like them, preparing them for the future? We don't have enough female role models. We don't have enough visible women leaders. We don't have enough women in power. Girls are socialized to know, … Continue reading Leading Girls: Why NCAA Coach Muffet McGraw Won’t Hire Male Coaches
A Girl With a Book is a scary thing in some parts of the world, did you know? That's what Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says in praise of education for girls! Sometimes its very clear that the Powers That Be are afraid that girls and women will 'weaponize' knowledge and demand their rights. And, … Continue reading LEADING GIRLS Start a Feminist Bookclub with Online Guides!
Being careful online when using Social Media is a priority for everyone these days, but most especially girls and women! WHAT SHOULD YOU DO if you find yourself in a strange, unpleasant or frightening situation on line? "Everyone, including women should be safe online. The United Nations has recognised internet access as a human right. … Continue reading Slay Those Trolls IRL, Ladies!
Did you know there is an art to getting paid what you are worth--and most women don't know how to pick up that paint brush!! Learn more about how you can make more money just by learnng a few strategies and tips. After all, why should the guy you trained be making more than you … Continue reading Get Paid What You’re Worth!
March 8th is International Women’s Day, a day set aside to celebrate women, their rights, and their contributions to the world. In honor of this auspicious day, we bring you five excellent reads by women from our sister site Longreads. Explore the lives of history’s most adorably diabolical monarchs with Anne Thériault ; find out about Dolly … Continue reading Great Reads by Fantastic Women in Celebration of International Women’s Day
Blood of ISIS Knot, and Cuneiform Symbol for Female Organs HEALTH & SEXUALITY Gynecology, health, art and culture come together in this new museum devoted to “Lady Parts” opening soon in Britain. Read More here...
“After nearly a year of accusations in Saudi government media that these brave champions of women’s rights are ‘foreign agents,’ the actual charges against them appear to be simply a list of their efforts to promote women’s rights,” said Michael Page, deputy Middle East director at Human Rights Watch. Saudi Arabia’s charges against women’s rights defenders … Continue reading Saudi Arabia: Abusive Charges Against Women Activists | Human Rights Watch