Women: A Mother’s Story

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

WOMENS ISSUES BLACK HOLES: Dr. Katie Bouman of MIT, Magnificence and Misogyny

Black Hole

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

Great Reads by Fantastic Women in Celebration of International Women’s Day

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

Saudi Arabia: Abusive Charges Against Women Activists | Human Rights Watch

“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

GIRLS Greta Thunberg joins Hamburg ′School Strike 4 Climate′ | DW News – latest news and breaking stories | DW | 01.03.2019

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who sparked worldwide school strikes against global warming, has joined thousands of students in Hamburg in calling on politicians to take action on climate change. — Read on http://www.dw.com/en/greta-thunberg-joins-hamburg-school-strike-4-climate/av-47745122