Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Rosa Parks

"I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear."

often called the “first lady of civil rights;” her statue unveiled today in the U.S. Capitol; 
most statues in the Capitol donated by states; this tribute unanimously authorized by the 109th Congress

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Mary Cunningham

"Enough already with 'Men are from Mars. Women are from Venus.' On Saturn, denser than Earth, a 150-pound woman would weigh 135!"



Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Janeane Garofalo

“To me, there is no greater act of courage than being the one who kisses first.”

Happy Almost Valentine's Day!

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Suzanne LaFollette

"It is necessary to grow accustomed to freedom before one may walk in it sure-footedly."

journalist and author who advocated for libertarian feminism in the first half of the 20th century