Equality for Women: Not such a hot idea.

145 years ago today, in 1869, the first Women's Suffrage law in the United Stated was granted in Wyoming Territory. It was the first step in full voting rights for women in America, which was written into the Constitution in 1920. Canada gave women the vote in 1919, and the United Kingdom trailed behind, declaring

2014-12-10T07:21:39-07:00Wednesday, December 10, 2014|Categories: Historical Stuff, Just Slightly Off Topic, Watch Out - I'm Ranting|Tags: |

FBI Equality…39 years ago today.

Interesting but useless fact.  Today, 39 years ago, the FBI allowed the first female agents into their ranks, in 1972. I thought that was surprising late in the equality drive, which was already talking about career supression for women (which later became known as the "glass ceiling"), so I thought I'd do a comparison of

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