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Re: Powerful older women (and younger ones too)
« Reply #16 on: May 09, 2011, 11:56:45 PM »
There is a group working to have a memorial put up to Mary Wollstonecraft in Newington Green in London where she lived:
 
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Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) is one of the first people to argue for gender equality, and is best remembered for A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792). She led a radical and exciting life, mainly in London, but with significant time in France during the Revolution, and with life-changing visits to Ireland, Lisbon, Derbyshire, and Scandinavia...

http://www.maryonthegreen.org/aboutmary.html
 
Economics is a human creation, borders are human creations and nature doesn’t give a damn about these things. - David Suzuki

 

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