Everything That’s Screwi...

Mar 22, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell Women make 10% of the world’s income but own only 1% even though they perform 66% of the world’s labor. ...

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Jack Tuckner Radio Show: Relev...

Mar 15, 2014 by

On PRN.FM: Experience a lively discussion with women’s rights in the workplace advocates Jack Tuckner and Deborah O’Rell as they...

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Amelia Jenks Bloomer: Suffrage...

Mar 9, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell It’s hard to know what this woman is better known for: being the originator of ‘bloomers’ or her...

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International Women’s Da...

Mar 8, 2014 by

By Saswat Pattanayak “Down with the world of property and the power of capital! Away with inequality, lack of rights and the...

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Thanks, Mom!

Mar 7, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell Women’s History Month prompts me to share a profound moment in my own history and to celebrate Maureen...

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Patricia Roberts Harris: The W...

Mar 7, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell Patricia Roberts Harris: Lawyer, political adviser, activist and wife It appears little has been written...

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Ida B. Wells-Barnett: Fearless...

Mar 5, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell In reading and researching Ida B. Wells-Barnett for this blog, what resonates in every article about her was...

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Corporations, not Women, are &...

Mar 4, 2014 by

Corporations are protected as “persons” under the US Constitution, women, not so much. It’s been a long struggle for social and...

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Margaret Fuller (1810-1850): T...

Mar 4, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell Margaret Fuller (1810-1850) was a life long advocate for women’s rights. This was a woman who truly walked...

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Centennial of the Suffragists

Mar 3, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell Today, March 3rd, is exactly 100 years since Suffragists marched on Washington demanding the right to vote. ...

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Women’s Trade Union League and...

Mar 2, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell From 1880 to 1900 the number of employed women went from 2.6 to 8.6 million. In 1880, 4% of clerical workers...

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Women’s History Month: Firsts ...

Mar 1, 2014 by

By Deborah O’Rell March is Women’s History Month and this blog will be recognizing an important event, a significant...

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