history

The roots of feminism were planted millennia ago; we must understand feminism throughout history to contemplate how much farther we can go.

History of the Flower Crown
It's music festival season, and the main accessory adorned in the heat of Coachella are flower crowns. A popular fashion choice that has ancient origins, and has managed to sneak its way into popular ...
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Beth Haywood2 months ago
Wronged Women
In my time learning history from the Ancient Greeks to the Tudors, I have begun to notice in a pattern in how the history that we know is far from the actual truth. History is not a new subject, Histo...
April Demarco2 months ago
Most Famous Female Engineers in History
From the 1800s to now, famous female engineers continue to make their mark on history, creating groundbreaking inventions that will alter our lives day to day. As huge milestones for women, and huge m...
Rachel Blanchard3 months ago
10 Crazy Things Women Couldn't Do 50 Years Ago
Even though we still are lacking some equal rights... us women are still so grateful for the advantages and freedom compared to how it was 50 years ago. Being a woman today, we have the ability to liv...
Leona Freebush3 months ago
The Heroic Horseback Librarians of The Great Depression
The Great Depression came swiftly and severely, plunging America into poverty. Stock prices started slipping in September 1929. Within a month the market crashed and worldwide GDP fell by 15 percent. ...
Jennifer Violet4 months ago
Famous Female Lawyers Who Have Blazed Trails
There are many male-dominated areas in the world of politics. Just a low percentage make up the women working in that field. But those hardworking women never allow the men to talk them down, even if ...
Kelsey Lange4 months ago
Deadliest Female Assassins in World History
The most horrific, disgusting, terrifying, and evil women in world history. As hard as it is to wrap your head around, these female assassins' stories are very real and very appalling to learn. Rangin...
Karina Thyra4 months ago
Brie Larson to Produce & Star in Victoria Woodhull Biopic: 5 More Women Forgotten by History Who Deserve Their Own Films
Women played different roles in changing the path of history. They were scientists, composers, warriors, writers and leaders. Still, there are many whose stories remain unheard of; their struggles and...
A. Louise Lello5 months ago
Marie Antoinette: Debunking the Myths
Everyone, for the most part, has at least heard the name of the most notorious queen, Marie Antoinette. If not her name, they've at least heard the infamous fable of the phrase: "Let them eat cake." F...
Sierra George5 months ago
The Unsung Women of WWII: The WASPs
If you've ever attended school, you must know about the Second World War and how countries all over the globe came together to fight a war of political ideology of every extreme. Democracy, Fascism, T...
Sahala Smith5 months ago
The Unfamed Sisters of Science
When you think about women in science, your mind will often drift to names like Marie Curie and Ada Lovelace. Whilst these women do indeed deserve the praise they get in their field, my own school cur...
Shante Hernandez5 months ago
Anne Frank
The Diary of Anne Frank is a very popular, number-1 selling book in the whole wide world. Before the diary became popular, the beautiful young writer Anne Frank was born Annelies Marie Frank on June 1...
Lainey Miller5 months ago
The First Lady of American Cinema
Miss Lillian Gish was a pioneer in film. A natural-born actress by heart, she lent her talents to the stage before transitioning to film. Upon its creation, she was quickly introduced to this new plat...
Aria Harlow6 months ago
Remembering Virginia Rappe
Disclaimer: As much as I wish I had solid information on Virginia, I don't. A lot of my information will be sourced from articles and I don't claim any of it to be true. I'm just trying to put a littl...
Aria Harlow7 months ago
The Ziegfeld Girls: Ann Pennington
Ann Pennington is probably one of the lesser talked about Ziegfeld Girls, Heaven only knows why since she was such a lovely and kind person. In alphabetical order (as you may have guessed, my last pos...
Aria Harlow7 months ago
The Ziegfeld Girls: Anna Held
I'm going to be talking about the Ziegfeld Girls of 1907 through to 1931. Ziegfeld has always been one of my favorite topics, there's just so much to discuss. I'll be blogging every day until I've spo...
Jules Fortman7 months ago
A Timeline of the Feminist Movement
Feminism has changed the world we live in, and these days, many of us couldn't imagine living in a world like The Handmaid's Tale. Not too long ago, though, that was basically what reality was like fo...
Nataleigh Jones7 months ago
Beautifully Silent Part 1
I have tried to fight the currents of life, from wanting to keep something how it is to having something ripped from your grasp. When you are young, you don't know much; you only know who to love, who...