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Official Account for The Female Lead, an educational charity dedicated to making women's stories more visible. Founded by OBE
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MAKERS 18h
She’s a scientist, NOT a secretary. Ayanna Howard, one of the few black women working in AI and robotics, discusses programming ’s rover missions and being mistaken for a secretary in the lab. Here's how she's paving the way. 💪
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India's top court has ruled that all women army officers are now eligible for permanent commissions, allowing them to be in commanding roles. Women officers will now be on par with men when it comes to promotions, ranks, benefits and pensions.
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"There is no greater pillar of stability than a strong, free and educated woman, and there is no more inspiring role model than a man who respects and cherishes woman" 👏
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Absolute goals 😅👏
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Dr Mae Jemison, the first black woman in space and first actual astronaut to appear on Star Trek 👏❤
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Teach your daughters to worry less about fitting into glass slippers and more about shattering glass ceilings 👏👏👏
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was a newspaper publisher who documented the fight to end segregation and discrimination in Arkansas. Bates was the guiding force behind enrolling the “Little Rock Nine” into an all-white high school. 📚
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Today we continue to recognise the amazing who have broken through countless barriers and have paved the way for future generations of female scientists around the world 👏👏
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The Female Lead 20h
Remember this ❤️
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"The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team is heading to the 2020 Olympics this summer with a chance to make history. They'll try to become the first women's team to follow a World Cup victory with an Olympic gold medal."
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The Female Lead Feb 16
shuts down this sexist question perfectly 👇 "You're going to walk home with more than maybe just a trophy tonight! I think lots of men? "I'm not going to walk home with any men tonight. I'm going to hang out with my friends and I'm going to go home to the cats" 👏
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The Female Lead Feb 16
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Women of the World Feb 16
WOW's is featured in today's , celebrating 10 years of and the formation of The WOW Foundation. We're busy finalising 2020's WOW - Women of the World Festival 2020. We hope Jude's story will inspire you to join us!
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The Female Lead Feb 16
Today we are celebrating Elizabeth Peratrovich – an unsung heroine for the civil rights of the Alaskan natives! Elizabeth was a courageous woman who would not remain silent about injustice, prejudice and discrimination!
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The Female Lead Feb 16
Finland's new woman-led government has just announced a major initiative for gender equality in parenting: equal paid parental leave for both women and men! 👏
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The Female Lead Feb 16
Yes to this tee 👇👏
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The Female Lead Feb 16
Irena Sendler is one of the great, unsung heroes of the WWII who led a secret operation that successfully smuggled 2,500 Jewish children out of the Warsaw Ghetto, saving them from almost certain death -- was born on this day in 1910.
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