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Monday, August 26, 2013

Celebrating Equality Day Today

Where Credit Is Due
Remember the days when a woman couldn’t get a credit card without the permission of her husband, her father or some male relative?

Gail Collins notes the anniversary of 1920's Women’s Equality Day, the celebration of the 19th Amendment and women’s right to vote.

And for me - it was years before I held a card in my hand with MY name on it...

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