Some good reading on the internetz on this day of celebration, observance, and looking forward to more progress in the future. Alright, ladies!
Illustrated portraits of fabulous, trail-blazing women over at Brain Pickings.
Air France puts an all-female crew in the air (this should maybe not be such a rare occurrence, right?) http://jezebel.com/5989335/air-france-celebrating-womens-day-with-an-all-female-crew?post=58103161
An interactive map of women’s political rights around the world. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/datablog/interactive/2013/mar/08/international-womens-day-political-rights
Social media for equality (with some great links!)
The Guardian’s picture of the day is pretty cool.
A history of international women’s day via SocialResistance.org
A book quiz for women’s day!
“You can’t be what you can’t see”
A light-hearted look at the importance of correcting childhood gender biases, even for the small things.
And if you’re in a giving mood, donate to Oxfam and help change women’s lives!
Happy International Women’s Day!