Founder of the Henry Street Settlement House in Lower Manhattan, Lillian Wald was born March 10, 1867, in Cincinnati to a family of German Jewish professionals.
Barbie became the figurehead of an extensive and highly lucrative brand of Mattel dolls and accessories.
Lucy Ella Gonzales Parsons, a working-class leader and spouse of one of the Haymarket martyrs, died March 7, 1942 in Chicago.
We Stand on Their Shoulders" was the theme as young and old packed the house Feb. 28 to hear poems, dramatizations and accounts from history.
On this date in 1986, the writer Ding Ling, a champion of women's rights, died. Born as Jiang Bingzhi in Linli, Hunan province, China.
These union workers are determined to prevent a takeover of Texas by "the most radical, right wing Republican ticket ever.
Absurd and humiliating acts of police overreach have become familiar; there are incidents of false arrests, harassment, and use of force against innocent victims by the police daily.
What could make all polls obsolete is voter turnout: labor and the progressive forces are knocking themselves out to increase it!
Prop 2 sets aside a percentage of the surplus billions in unexpected tax revenues, without restoring the $15 billion in brutal budget cuts beginning in 2008 .
Florida's governor, Rick Scott, has either stood by and let the degradation of the state occur or has actively contributed to it.