International Women's Day: Beyond the women's rights movement
Discover the story behind March 8th, and celebrate the inspiring women who have made a difference
"One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman." The quote is by the famous French writer Simone de Beauvoir, whose fight for women's rights continues to this day. The International Women's Day is not just a symbolic date to commemorate the achievements of women—it's also a reminder that the struggle for gender equality, and the fight against sexual harassment, violence, and discrimination, continues.
We look back at historical events and facts about the origins of the date, and celebrate the strong and inspiring women who have made a difference in the world. Check it out!
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