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    American and British Suffrage Movements

    Historian Johanna Neuman talked about the evolution of and interactions between American and British suffrage movements. This interview took place at the American Historical Association’s…

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    Open Phones with Rebecca Solnit

    Rebecca Solnit, author of The Mother of All Questions, talked about her book and responded to viewer comments on feminism. She spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.…

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    Gender Discrimination in the Workplace

    Panelists talked about sexism and challenges women face in the workplace. Panelists included women bloggers, entrepreneurs, feminists, and journalists who talked about the paths women must…

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    Malala Yousafzai Address to the Canadian Parliament

    Human rights advocate Malala Yousafzai addressed a joint session of the Canadian Parliament. She talked about her work as an advocate for the education of girls. She praised Canada’s refugee…

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    The Mother of All Questions

    Rebecca Solnit talked about her book The Mother of All Questions: Further Reports from the Feminist Revolutions, in which she examines how women have been silenced and the changes occurring…

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    Women Journalists at the Turn of the 20th Century

    Iowa State University professor Tracy Lucht talked about women journalists in the late-19th and early 20th centuries. She described the careers of some pioneers, such as Nellie Bly and…

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    Gender, Race and Politics

    Panelists that included authors and academics talked about the influence of gender and race on the 2016 presidential election, Trump administration Cabinet choices, and the 115th Congress.

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    Hidden Figures

    Margot Lee Shetterly talked about her book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, in which she recalls a…

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    Open Phones with Nathalia Holt

    Nathalia Holt talked about her book, Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars. She also responded to viewer comments and questions on the…

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    The Glass Universe

    Dava Sobel talked about her book, The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars, about women who worked for the Harvard College Observatory, studying…

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    Women in Combat

    The Institute of World Politics and the Foreign Policy Initiative hosted a discussion on women in combat. Naval Postgraduate School Professor Anna Simons talked about the challenges and…

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    2017 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

    Hillary Clinton spoke about women’s roles in international politics at the ceremony for the 2017 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. She participated…

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    Women in Congress, Part 1

    House of Representatives historian Matthew Wasniewski and Curator Farar Elliott presented artifacts and photographs related to and talked about the history of women in the U.S. House of…

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    Panel Discussion on Women in the Sciences

    Panelists talked about the history of women in the sciences. Panelists included Nathalia Holt, author of Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to…

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    White House Seminar on Women's Empowerment

    President Trump spoke at a women’s empowerment seminar at the White House. He paid tribute to women pioneers such as Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony and talked about what he called “the power…

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    First Lady Melania Trump Remarks at State Department Awards Ceremony

    First lady Melania Trump spoke at the State Department’s 2017 International Women of Courage awards ceremony.

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    Title IX and Gender Discrimination in School Sports

    Sarah Fields talked about the impact of Title IX on equity in school sports and the prevention of gender discrimination. This interview took place at the American Historical Association’s…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    In his weekly address, President Trump talked about Women’s History Month.

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    Marine Commandant Press Conference on Facebook Scandal

    Marine Corps Commandant General Robert Neller held a press briefing on the investigation into Marines using a secret group on social media site Facebook to disseminate nude photos of female…

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    Worth a Dozen Men

    Libra Hilde talked about her book, Worth a Dozen Men: Women and Nursing in the Civil War South, about the role played by Southern female nurses during the Civil War and how the Confederacy relied on their labor.…

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