Women's History Month News
Celebrate Women's History Month by Visiting These New York Destinations
If you're looking to celebrate Women's History Month by traveling, New York is your go-to state. From destinations in Manhattan to Seneca Falls, which is known as the birthplace of the Women's Rights Movement, the state of New York offers many places to learn more about the movement and reflect on
First Lady Celebrates Female Veterans at Women's History Month Event: 'Tell Your Story'
First Lady Michelle Obama honored female veterans today at the annual Women’s History Month reception in Washington, D.C. At the reception, hosted by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , Obama urged female veterans to tell their story. "All of you learned how to build a team and lead others under
Scenes From The (Non-Campaign) Campaign Trail
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES HILLARY CLINTON THINKS AMERICA HAS A ‘FUN DEFICIT’: Hillary Clinton appears ready to embark on one of the most rigorous and time-consuming political journeys — the presidential campaign trail — so her message to Americans Thursday was unexpected: Take a break...
See Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Stone-Faced Selfie
Justice Ginsburg dissents…from smiling. Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi snapped a selfie with the ladies of the Supreme Court at her annual Women’s History Month reception Wednesday, but not even a sappy Instagram filter could soften the Notorious R.B.G. Celebrating #WomensHistoryMonth by honoring
Black History Month: Viral Photo Campaign Envisions Kids as Their Heroes
A viral ad campaign is empowering young black kids one photo at a time. Photographer Eunique Jones Gibson is dressing up little kids as their heroes and role models for her photo campaign, " Because of Them We Can ," to celebrate black history month . The project, which has expanded from Facebook
Obama Keeps Putin On The Pressure (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES HE SAID, HE SAID: President Obama warned Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone yesterday that his country’s intervention in the Crimean Peninsula is in violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, ABC’s MARY BRUCE reports. Obama ...
Michelle Obama Hangs Out With 'Soul Sisters' Melissa Etheridge and Pattie LaBelle
First Lady Michelle Obama kicked off Women’s History Month on a high note on today — celebrating alongside some of music’s most talented “women of soul” and over 100 students from across the country. “Today we’re celebrating the kind of music that makes you move...
Women's Health vs. Religious Freedom: House Leaders Debate Birth Control Mandate
As the Senate voted today to kill a measure to repeal President Obama’s birth control mandate, the top two leaders of the House of Representatives disagreed sharply over whether such a rule should be imposed on employers. Earlier today, the Senate voted narrowly to table...
The Courage of African-Americans
Well today marks the end of February and with that Black History Month which makes our next story especially tightly absolutely what do you think of the civil rights struggle too often the women who played important part in Somewhat forgotten and an exhibit I checked out though seems to change all
'Dudette 07': All-Female Air Force Combat Team Makes History
Combat Mission Over Afghanistan Was First in History to Involve Only Female Airmen