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Let’s Celebrate Women’s History

Since the late 1980’s the month of March has been designated as Women’s History Month. Every year the National Women’s History Project (NWHP) creates a theme for the month-long celebration. This year is all about honoring women in government and public service. Women’s History Month Founded in 1980, the NWHP is…

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5 Ways to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Lots of people celebrate Women’s History Month by sharing inspirational quotes on social media or by participating in International Women’s Day, but let’s not stop there. The possibilities for honoring women in history are endless, from simple moments of meditation to the more elaborate calls to action. Listed below are…

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4 Cool Events for Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month is almost over, but that doesn’t mean that we should stop celebrating. Expand your mind this March by seeking out fascinating and educational events for Women’s History Month. Local libraries, museums, historic sites, women’s organizations, and colleges typically host special events for Women’s History Month. Film screenings,…

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15 Activists to Celebrate for Women’s History Month

Happy Women’s History Month! What began in 1978 as a weeklong celebration in the school district of Sonoma, California has become a national month of awareness. In the past, we’ve shined a spotlight on many Mindful “sheroes.” This year we’d like to take a moment to recognize the 15 honorees of…

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Girl Scouts Who’ve Made History

March is a special month for the Girl Scouts. Not only is it Women’s History Month, it also marks the founding of their organization by Juliette Gordon Low in March 1912. As we celebrate women’s history month, let’s take a moment to recognize the Girl Scouts who have made history…

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Alice Paul: Tortured/Beaten (Women’s History Month)

On November 1917, Dr. Alice Paul and her fellow suffragists were beaten and tortured for seeking the right to vote. These courageous women experienced unbelievable terror at Occoquan Prison on November 14, 1917 known as “The Night of Terror. They were force fed food through tubes that was infested with…

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What to Read for Women’s History Month

Reading is a wonderful way to relax and expand your mind. If you haven’t gotten much reading done this year, this month is the perfect opportunity for you to get started. We’ve got a Mindful reading list for Women’s History Month that you’ll love. National Women’s History Month has been…

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Legendary Female Tycoons

Being a businesswoman in America has not always been easy. In honor of Women’s History Month, we have created a three-part series about some of America’s most famous businesswomen and their mindful stories. Not too long ago, America’s “marriage bar” restricted employment opportunities for married women. Even if a married…

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