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Woman's History Month

The Jamaica Plain Adult Learning Program honors and celebrates the history of our nation's woman.


Image: From left to right, the women featured above are Malala Yousafzai, Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Rosa Parks.

BOSTON - Friday, November 15, 2019 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that the newly-reconstructed Dana Avenue Bridge in Hyde Park will be named the "Grimké Sisters Bridge" in honor of Sarah and Angelina Grimké, known for being prominent activists for abolition and women's rights. There will be a public dedication with the Hyde Park Historical Society, Massachusetts Historical Society, Barbara Lee Family Foundation, 

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We have been celebrating International Women's Day for over one hundred years. Learn more about why we celebrate this day and why March is recognized as Women's History Month in this exclusive video from Studies Weekly.

This is a short video highlighting 5 female athletes.

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Women are making history every day – as this list demonstrates. Welcome to MsMojo and today we’ll be counting down our picks for the top 10 firsts for women in history.

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