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In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

The grave of women’s suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony is covered with “I Voted” stickers left by women voters in the U.S. presidential election, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester, New York, on Nov. 8.

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The grave of women’s suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony is covered with “I Voted” stickers left by women voters in the U.S. presidential election, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester, New York, on Nov. 8.

Hypatia, pagan philosopher, scientist, mathematician, and civic leader - assassinated in 415 - links to a very interesting article by Max Dashu, Suppressed Histories Archives

Hypatia, pagan philosopher, scientist, mathematician, and civic leader - assassinated in 415 - links to a very interesting article by Max Dashu, Suppressed Histories Archives

Marisa Freyer Online. Coaching you in the art of freedom. www.wealthwithmarisa.com

Marisa Freyer Online. Coaching you in the art of freedom. www.wealthwithmarisa.com

‘Michael Lonsdale as Theon and Rachel Weisz as Hypatia in ‘Agora’, a film by Alejandro Amenabar, photo Teresa Isasi

‘Michael Lonsdale as Theon and Rachel Weisz as Hypatia in ‘Agora’, a film by Alejandro Amenabar, photo Teresa Isasi

The Book Shelf: Was Abraham Lincoln Superstitious? by William Elea...

The Book Shelf: Was Abraham Lincoln Superstitious? by William Elea...

Daily Mail article of Sophia Duleep Singh’s trial

Daily Mail article of Sophia Duleep Singh’s trial

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