fuckyeahfeminists:

SELF is searching for inspiring women who make a positive difference in the lives of others. Three extraordinary women will be chosen to each receive $10,000 for their charity, featured in SELF and honored at an awards ceremony in New York City.Go to SELFConnected.com now to nominate yourself or someone you know!

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*New Post* Recap of What I’ve Found and What I’ve Done in the past few weeks. Tag under women, inspiration and awesome. 

demons:

Women firefighters try to douse the flames at Pearl Harbor, December 7 1941.

demons:

Women firefighters try to douse the flames at Pearl Harbor, December 7 1941.

"Apparently I’m only the third woman ever to receive this award and I’m so honored to number with Lily Tomlin and Whoopi Goldberg. But I do hope that women are achieving at a rate these days where we can stop counting what number they are at things."

Tina Fey accepting the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

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blackacrylic:

06.11.10
Dr. Hawa Abdi & Her Daughters: The Saints of Somalia, Women of the Year 2010 for Glamour Magazine. Read full story here.
Such strength, courage, resillience.
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blackacrylic:

06.11.10

Dr. Hawa Abdi & Her Daughters: The Saints of Somalia, Women of the Year 2010 for Glamour Magazine. Read full story here.

Such strength, courage, resillience.

Submitted by: amalhayatee

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While her running mate, Earl Tulley, addresses the crowd, she says she doesn’t want people to vote for her solely because she’s a woman. “I’m not running on my gender, I’m running on my capabilities and my abilities and my skills and my knowledge,” she says. (via Navajo Nation Could Elect First Female President : NPR)

While her running mate, Earl Tulley, addresses the crowd, she says she doesn’t want people to vote for her solely because she’s a woman. “I’m not running on my gender, I’m running on my capabilities and my abilities and my skills and my knowledge,” she says. (via Navajo Nation Could Elect First Female President : NPR)