The Moses of Her People

Harriet Tubman is an epic historical figure and a Black History Month herp. She lead an untold number of slaves to freedom, and was a nurse, scout, and spy fo, the Union Army during the Civil War. She helped free 700 South Carolinian slaves in an armed raid. Harriet led…

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women's history month

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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Legendary Female Bankers

For centuries women have had to jump through hurdles due to gender discrimination. Despite this injustice, women have broken through barriers in business. In honor of Women’s History Month, we are celebrating legendary American businesswomen and in particular some  legendary female bankers. This is a three-part series. The first article…

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Legendary Businesswomen

In honor of Women’s History Month, we are celebrating legendary businesswomen in America. Despite the restrictions that they faced, these women dominated in the workforce. Part one of this three-part series honored two trailblazing female tycoons: Madam C. J. Walker and Lydia Estes Pinkham. Part two focuses on women who…

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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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Fighting off Field: Pay Discrimination for U.S. Soccer Players

Our national women’s soccer team has fought impressive battles on the field. They’ve won three Women’s World Cups (1991, 1999, and 2015) and four Olympic gold medals (1996, 2004, 2008, and 2012). Now five of our champions are fighting pay discrimination. Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, Becky Sauerbrunn, and…

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