Tag Archives: women’s rights

There Will Be Marching!

Maybe you have heard that Women’s March Iowa opted to not hold a march. Stated reasons are Covid and too expensive to organize.  You can check out the conversation about their decision on their Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/WMIowaOfficial However, there is … Continue reading

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Jimmy Carter And Prejudice Against Women

On Jan. 19, 1976, the day of the Iowa precinct caucuses that started Jimmy Carter on a path from relative obscurity to becoming the Democratic nominee for president, I was in U.S. Army Basic Training at Fort Jackson, S.C. I … Continue reading

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Women's Global Leadership Program

Women’s Global Leadership Program – Part 1 In March, I had the privilege to participate in the first-ever AFLCIO Women’s Global Leadership Program alongside nearly fifty other women from a broad spectrum of trade unions across the US. It was … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday- Women’s Herstory Month

First let me thank my mother. Without her, there would be no quiz today. By my observation about half of the world is women. Seems like they must have done something we’d remember (Carol, put that pot down – ouch). … Continue reading

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