Though the words “suffragist” and “suffragette” look like they’d mean the same thing, using them the same way could get you in trouble. When should you use which, and why could one be considered offensive? Read on to find out what the difference is between suffragist vs suffragette. What did the suffragists stand for? Suffrage […]
These women philosophers of Ancient Greece defied society to pursue knowledge, and became famous for the contributions they made to philosophy.
Did you know that women’s suffrage and the temperance movement were both considered radical causes? Here’s how and why suffragists worked for prohibition.
Why are there more men in politics, and why do women STILL do most of the housework? It’s because we’re still influenced by the doctrine of separate spheres.
What happened at the Seneca Falls Convention, and what was its significance? Find out the leaders who organized it and and read the summary.
Ever wonder about the history of the birth control pill? Did you know it was once illegal to even TALK about? Find out why…
Can women be firefighters? YES, thanks to these trailblazing female firefighters. Still, women make up less than 5% of firefighters in the US today and are still struggling for equality.
Ever wondered why a married woman can be addressed by her husband’s name? It’s because married women didn’t exist under the law of coverture.
These 3 brave female astronauts made history despite the odds, and paved the way for women in space and science after them.
Wondering what have women invented? Check out these inventions by women – some you probably use at home in your daily life!