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International Women's Day

March 8 is International Women's Day. What is the origin of this celebration? What have some organizations done to honor the date?
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International Women's Day
A history of International Women's Day, from its origins to the present day.

Women's History Month
Women's History Month in the United States includes International Women's Day. What's the history of Women's History Month, how did it come to be in March, when did it become official?

International Women's Day 2011
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation celebrates the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day with this list of events and issues.

International Women's Day
A collection of articles on International Women's Day, from Guardian Unlimited, UK.

International Women's Day Events - Australia
A listing of events in Australia for International Women's Day.

March 8 is International Women's Day
Announcement, though dated, is helpful in outlining the progress of women before and after the first International Women's Day celebration in 1911. Includes a short list of notable women of Alberta.

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