March 8th is recognized as International Women’s Day. This day was originated to recognize and help eliminate women being discriminated against.
Throughout the years we have made a mark in this world to show how powerful we as women are. On this day let us celebrate the achievements we’ve made so far. Yes it’s true that we still are not equal to men, but as we look back even a decade ago, we are on our way.
For those that do not understand why today, August 26 is Women’s Equality Day… Read below:
“Joint Resolution of Congress, 1971 Designating August 26 of each year as Women’s Equality Day:
- WHEREAS, the women of the United States have been treated as second-class citizens and have not been entitled the full rights and privileges, public or private, legal or institutional, which are available to male citizens of the United States; and
- WHEREAS, the women of the United States have united to assure that these rights and privileges are available to all citizens equally regardless of sex;
- WHEREAS, the women of the United States have designated August 26, the anniversary date of the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, as symbol of the continued fight for equal rights: and
- WHEREAS, the women of United States are to be commended and supported in their organizations and activities,
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