Anna Jarvis Came To Loathe The Holiday She Fought To Establish… Meet The Mother Of Mother’s Day

May 8, 2017 by

Although President Woodrow Wilson gets all the credit for putting Mother’s Day on our national holiday calendar 103 years ago in 1914, the day was already being championed nine years earlier by Woman You Should Know Anna Jarvis. ... [Read More]

A DIY Shot-For-Shot Remake Of The Wonder Woman Trailer… Because Why Not?

May 5, 2017 by

Since Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment have fallen short on marketing promos for the upcoming Wonder Woman blockbuster, the team at CineFix has put together their very own trailer for the film.  "The Sword of Athena made out of cardboard? The Lasso of Truth is Christmas lights? This must be Homemade Wonder Woman. ... [Read More]

Planned Parenthood Slams GOP’s AHCA As ‘Worst Bill for Women’s Health In A Generation’

May 5, 2017 by

Yesterday, in a vote of 217 - 213, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the GOP’s healthcare reform bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA). Intended to repeal and replace Obamacare, the bill was opposed by all 193 House Democrats, alongside 20 Republicans. Planned Parenthood, which has now been the target ... [Read More]

May 4th: A Birthday Shared By Some Extraordinary Women

May 4, 2017 by

May 4th is day filled with several birthdays of extraordinary women, some you may know, others you should know. ... [Read More]

Dr. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (1836-1917) And The Battle For Medical Women

May 3, 2017 by

There are cases where the towering homogeneity of Victorian culture is exaggerated. The era of Prince Albert and Lord Palmerston was, after all, also the age of George Eliot, Charles Darwin, and Karl Marx. Beneath the deceptive appearance of total societal conformity ... [Read More]

Hidden Figures of “Computer Science For All”

May 2, 2017 by

By Ruthe Farmer - You might have noticed computer science and “coding” have become the cause du jour. Celebrities and athletes, governors and mayors, tech icons, and media giants have come out in support of reinvigorating K-12 computer science education in US schools. Coding is now a commonly known term and in January 2016, building on ... [Read More]

It’s National Bicycle Month: Meet The First Woman To Bicycle Around The World

May 2, 2017 by

May is National Bicycle Month, which was established by the League of American Bicyclists to celebrate the power of the bicycle, and to promote overall bicycle safety education. For more than a century, the bicycle has been an important part of the lives of many Americans, and has had a significant cultural effect on our society, ... [Read More]

Watch: First Trailer For House Of Cards Season 5 Teases “One Nation Underwood”

May 1, 2017 by

"The American people don’t know what’s best for them. I do." - Frank Underwood Just released today by Netflix, this is the first trailer for the fifth season of House Of Cards, which returns globally on May 30. So this is for all of you who love this series as much as we do. ... [Read More]