12 Badass Women by Taylor Pittman

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Women In History

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I share with you 12 women with  their contribution to their society for this week’s History Tip. Yes, we do  celebrate women outside  March.

Source: 12 Badass Women

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                                                   FEMINIST  |  BIOLOGIST  | RESEARCHER

                                                                   Katharine McCormick

WOMEN IN HISTORY

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“If you take a birth control pill, you have McCormick to thank in part. As a feminist and firm believer that women should be able to control their own bodies, McCormick’s efforts – primarily in the form of backing research financially – were crucial in the advancement of developing an oral contraceptive. Sadly, American River College history professor Chris Padgett said her contributions are often overlooked.”

 

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