Harriett Russell Strong – WOMAN of ACTION™

  A Celebration of Women™  is honored to pay Tribute to another icon of America, a Woman!  Her perseverence and intelligence created many great inventions; and her forsight of the necessity of water, inspired many of today's solutions of irrigation and general water supply. A True testiment to the Power of a Woman!       WOMAN of ACTION™      Harriet Russell Strong   THE PINK AND WHITE, HELPLESS prettiness; the delicate, fainting, clinging doll is … [Read more...]

Aspasia of Miletus – WOMAN of ACTION™

A Celebration of Women™ is inspired this day to go back in time, and we followed our hearts to find this divinely inspired woman. This woman is celebrated as one of the female teachers of the greatest philosophers. It is very exciting for us to Celebrate the Life of this great mind, woman ahead of her times, and the teacher to the likes of Plato, Pericles and Socrates...a critical power of example that women have built the foundations, since the beginning of time. Today, the … [Read more...]

Harriet Beecher Stowe *Tribute – WOMAN of ACTION™

    A Celebration of Women™ is honored and inspired to pay Tribute, Celebrating the Life of this Woman ahead of her times, exerting courage beyond the average of her day.  Gifted as a writer, this woman devoted her life to working as abolishist; to end the slave trade of the 1800's.  In 1851, Uncle Tom's Cabin appeared in serial format in the National Era, a magazine that closely resembled a newspaper, and was published in Washington D.C. as an abolitionist paper, making her … [Read more...]

Clara Zetkin – WOMAN of ACTION

A Celebration of Women™ is elated to Celebrate this Life through our Tribute one of history's female powerhouses; an activist, a leader ahead of her times, a peacekeeper and advocate for women's rights. WOMAN of ACTION™ Clara Zetkin It is only when women start to organize in large numbers that we become a political force, and begin to move towards the possibility of a truly democratic society in which every human being can be brave, responsible, thinking and diligent in the … [Read more...]

WOMAN of ACTION – St. Joan of Arc * Tribute

      WOMAN of ACTION  with Courage of Faith in the Divine Feminine       Joan of Arc Joan was born the daughter of Jacques d'Arc and Isabelle Romée in Domrémy, a village which was then in the duchy of Bar (later annexed to the province of Lorraine and renamed Domrémy-la-Pucelle). Joan's parents owned about 50 acres (20 hectares) of land and her father supplemented his farming work with a minor position as a village official, collecting taxes and heading the … [Read more...]

Joan of Arc, the Pilgrimage, the Prophecy! * Details of Trip- MAY 3013

    Celebrating post 600th Anniversary!   up-date from ...       PILGRIM WITNESSES:   Greetings!    Time is flying by now. FYI, the final details for the Joan of Arc pilgrimage of 2012 are now posted on our website.  Here's the introduction:   -Joan of Arc and Prophet-French Pilgrimage, The dates will be May 15 thru May 27, 2013. Celebrating Joan of Arc’s 601th Anniversary   God willing, in May 2013, we will lead our sixth pilgrimage to France (our fifth … [Read more...]

Shirley Ann Jackson – WOMAN of ACTION

A Celebration of Women sends this tribute to a Woman that was born on the same day as the dropping of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima, only one year later, on August 6, 1946, in honor of WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH. Spiritually, we pray this Woman is one of our Earth Angels, that perhaps this Wonderful Soul fell back down to Earth with a Mission, a Mission that guided her into the studies as a theoretical physicist. Shirley can keep her 'eyes' on the industry of nuclear phyics and hopefully can be … [Read more...]

JOAN of ARC was Taking Action in VICTORY at Orleans ~ May 8,1429!

VICTORY at Orleans, 1429! May 8th May 8th On a May 8th Sunday like today in 1429 Joan of Arc achieved complete victory at Orleans. On the morning of May 8th following the previous day’s spectacular storming and taking of the fort Les Tourelles by the French, the English defenders remaining around Orleans left their siege positions and assembled in order of battle in an open field near the city. The French forces came out of Orleans to oppose the English and for an hour the … [Read more...]

Celebrating a Centennial Women's History Month!

    History of National Women's History Month By Molly Murphy MacGregor, Executive Director and Cofounder National Women's History Project 2011 Theme - Our History is Our Strength a Centennial Year (1911-2011) Celebrate!     Local Celebrations   As recently as the 1970's, women's history was virtually an unknown topic in the K-12 curriculum or in general public consciousness. To address this situation, the Education Task Force of the Sonoma County (California) Commission on the Status of Women … [Read more...]

Women's Empowerment: The Journey of Women's Rights (1911-2011)

    The Journey of Women's Rights, 1911-2011      ..looking back to where the Journey is all began... and where it is all going....starting with UN WOMEN.         SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS: MICHELLE BACHELET OF CHILE UNDER-SECRETARY-GENERAL OF UNITED NATIONS ENTITY FOR 'GENDER EQUALITY AND EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN',  UN Women.     The following is the transcript: “Today, I am delighted to announce the appointment of Ms. Michelle Bachelet, former President of Chile, as the head of UN Women, … [Read more...]

Women have a long history of activism in Egypt

    "We're all sacrificing for our country."   Egyptian women celebrate outside Egypt's presidential palace after President Hosni Mubarak stepped down a few hours ago. The streets of Cairo exploded in joy when Mubarak finally resigned after 30 years of autocratic rule.   Women have a long history of activism in Egypt, and the protests against Hosni Mubarak in Tahrir Square were no different.    'Ruheya is a 21-year-old university student. She's come to Tahrir Square from the northern town … [Read more...]

ANNE FRANK – A Tribute

Anne Frank Annelies Marie "Anne" Frank ( 12 June 1929 – early March 1945) is one of the most renowned and most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Acknowledged for the quality of her writing, her diary has become one of the world's most widely read books, and has been the basis for several plays and films. "So much has happened, it's as if the whole world has suddenly turned upside-down...When I write, I can shake off all my cares." -an excerpt from Anne Frank's diary … [Read more...]

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