Topic: women’s history


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Regina Jonas: An Unknown Heroine

In the 1980s a popular Jewish legend began that, after leading Jewish feminist Susannah Heschel lectured on the bimah of a conservative Miami syngogue, ... [ more ]

In the 1980s a popular Jewish legend began that, after leading Jewish feminist Susannah ... [ more ]

In the 1980s a popular Jewish legend began that, after leading Jewish feminist Susannah Heschel lectured on the bimah ... [ more ]

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Gender Focus Reads: Censoring Queen Victoria

When you think “Queen Victoria” what do you think of? The first thing that pops into my mind is the quote: “We are not amused.” ... [ more ]

When you think “Queen Victoria” what do you think of? The first thing that pops ... [ more ]

When you think “Queen Victoria” what do you think of? The first thing that pops into my mind is the ... [ more ]

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Breadsticks to Rabbits: A History of the Dildo

by Jenni Podolski It is difficult to explore the history of female sexuality even if you look for it, let alone find it represented ... [ more ]

by Jenni Podolski It is difficult to explore the history of female sexuality even ... [ more ]

by Jenni Podolski It is difficult to explore the history of female sexuality even if you look for it, ... [ more ]

Gender Focus Reads: Conversations with EVE

by Lisa Lo Paro Conversations with EVE, by Barbara Cuthbertson, attempts to isolate when and how women lost their cultural equality to men, and ... [ more ]

by Lisa Lo Paro Conversations with EVE, by Barbara Cuthbertson, attempts to isolate when ... [ more ]

by Lisa Lo Paro Conversations with EVE, by Barbara Cuthbertson, attempts to isolate when and how women lost their ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Rosalind Franklin Rap

In this Science History Rap Battle, some super skilled seventh graders use rap to tell the story of Rosalind Franklin and how she contributed ... [ more ]

In this Science History Rap Battle, some super skilled seventh graders use rap to ... [ more ]

In this Science History Rap Battle, some super skilled seventh graders use rap to tell the story of Rosalind ... [ more ]

New Passport Design Leaves out Canada’s Diversity

by Librarian Karen In July 2013, Passport Canada introduced a re-designed passport containing new security features and watermarks, which Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird claims ... [ more ]

by Librarian Karen In July 2013, Passport Canada introduced a re-designed passport containing new ... [ more ]

by Librarian Karen In July 2013, Passport Canada introduced a re-designed passport containing new security features and watermarks, which Foreign ... [ more ]