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international women's day, solidarity -

On March 8, International Women's Day will resonate a little bit louder this year for the participants in the Women's March. The organizers have announced a call to action, and it's hitting the airwaves loud and clear. Across the country, women are pledging to join the Day Without a Woman campaign in one (or more! of these three ways: Women take the day off, from paid and unpaid labor. Avoid shopping for one day (with exceptions for small, women- and minority-owned businesses). Wear RED in solidarity with A Day Without A Woman. While these three actions are meaningful, what's even...

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solidarity, suffragettes -

Tonight as President Trump addressed the joint session of Congress, the camera panned across the galley, landing for a moment on a sea of women wearing white. This group of coordinated women were not simply providing a nod to a fashion statement -- they were telling the nation that they stand in support of women's rights as fully equal citizens.  Regardless of one's political aspirations, we should all applaud the message of solidarity and respect these senior leaders shared tonight. Women standing together have a much louder voice than one woman alone. We must have each other's backs in the...

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store news -

On January 21, 2017, hundreds of thousands of people took to pretty much every street in my hometown, Washington, D.C., to show that women's rights and equality for all are not just buzzwords. I proudly strapped my six-month-old daughter Zora on my chest and went downtown, joining the crowds of joyful people in pink hats to celebrate women.  This message of women's worth needs to be constant. Books, toys, clothing, and other products that we buy for ourselves, friends, and our children instills messages that shape our world-views. I wanted to create a place that curates awesome products that I've...

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