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    FATHER’S DAY WAS INVENTED BY A WOMAN RAISED BY HER DAD

        Sonora Smart Dodd, a woman from Spokane, WA, was inspired to create Father’s Day after listening to a Mother’s Day sermon in 1909. “Don’t you think fathers deserve a place in the sun, too?” she is said to have asked the minister. Dodd’s own mother had died and she and her siblings had […]

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    UNSEEN FILM OF AMELIA EARHART SAT ON A SHELF FOR 50 YEARS – UNTIL NOW!

          Unseen film taken days before Amelia Earhart’s tragic flight in 1937 was discovered sitting on a shelf on a house, Associated Press, reports. The film was shot of Amelia Earhart in Burbank California days before her last flight.  The son of the photographer who took her last pics discovered it. “I didn’t even know what was on […]

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    5 PLAYERS TO WATCH DURING THE WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2015

        The 2015 Women’s World Cup kicks off Saturday, June 6th in Canada. The United States is searching for its first championship in 16 years and is in the so-called group of death, which includes Sweden, Australia and Nigeria. Here are five players from the tournament to watch – from the U.S., Brazil, and Germany. […]

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    MONEY, POWER, RESPECT! FORBES 100 MOST POWERFUL WOMEN OF 2015

    Seventeen women are 45 and under and include music superstars Beyoncé, Shakira, Taylor Swift, and actresses Angelina Jolie, and Sofia Vergara.  They join fashion titans Miuccia Prada and Diane Von Furstenberg alongside female business leaders (Oprah) and politicians including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, on the Forbes List of the 100 most powerful women in […]

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    WHY ARE YOU SO AFRAID OF YOUR OWN ANATOMY?

    ART DEPICTS LIFE Inspired by female body shaming online, in videos and the media, Eleanor Beth Haswell at 18 years old, created an art collective titled ‘Why Are You So Afraid of Your Own Anatomy?’ Haswell says, “Throughout history we, as women, have fought to break loose from the preconceived image of how we should act […]

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    Top Female Comedians Talk Sexism, Racism, & Wearing a Vagina “Patch”

    Here are some funny and provocative quotes from The Hollywood Reporter’s Roundtable of badass women in comedy with Lena Dunham, Tracee Ellis Ross, Ellie Kemper, Kate McKinnon, Gina Rodriguez,  and Amy Schumer. On What Can and Can’t Be Said: “So, what’s your policy on ‘pussy’?”…Amy Schumer On If There is Something You Would Never Do For a Laugh: “I […]

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    DAY BEFORE MATERNITY LEAVE POLICE OFFICER GUNNED DOWN

    Described as an Angel, 29-year-old Mom, Hero, and Police Officer, Kerrie Orozco was shot by a gang member less than 24 hours before she was to pick up her newborn from the hospital. She coached baseball at an Omaha Boys and Girls Club, was a Special Olympics volunteer and served as president of the Police Officers’ […]

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    MULTI-BILLIONAIRE AT 30 HOW THIS FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR MADE IT!

    How A Self-Made Woman Came To Be Elizabeth Holmes’ entrepreneur style is refreshing, as she is not your typical woman entrepreneur. She might dress with a black turtleneck and black suit, but this self-made multi-billionaire is unlike anyone Silicon Valley has seen before. Holmes founded Theranos, a blood diagnostics business, 11 years ago as  she was a […]