Women Fueled Shift in Mecklenburg’s Political Landscape

by Jim Morrill, Charlotte Observer Tuesday’s recount that ratified the election of Democrat Rachel Hunt to the North Carolina House underscored the success not only of female candidates but of the women who helped elect them. Hunt, who defeated Republican Rep. Bill Brawley by 68 votes, will be one of 45 women in the 170-member […]

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What SHE said … Remarkable Remarchable Speakers

Remarchable Women, the anniversary of the Women’s March on Charlotte, presented an amazing group of speakers in First Ward Park on Saturday morning, January 20th.  This Speaker’s Forum represented Charlotte’s diversity and gave voice to our goal of equity and equality for all.  Speakers provided strategies for us to make a difference in our communities. […]

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Women in Social Change March 30th

Breaking Bread – March 30, 2017 Levine Museum is launching a Breaking Bread dinner and dialogue series where conversations around challenging community issues will be facilitated over a hearty dinner served family style. PURCHASE A SERIES TICKET FOR $65 BY CALLING 704-333-1887 EXT. 241 Women in Social Change: The Issues, the March, the Movement March […]

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Why Jan Marches

“There were no female engineers when I first entered the work force in the  early-70’s and I got crazy looks when applying for jobs.  I had degrees from Duke, Carolina and NC State, yet I couldn’t get a credit card or a mortgage on my own. Think about how far women have come since those […]

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