SIMONE BILES AND CLEAN UNDERWEAR

Peggy and Simone   You never know just who you’re gonna bump into. Well, don’t take me literally on this because, nowadays, “bump into” could mean that road rage occurrence on any one of our streets or highways.. My use of the phrase takes us back to the old days…

WOMEN MAKING HISTORY BEHIND BARS

American Women inmates have now made history  by  becoming  the fastest growing prison population in America. And to boot, there are more women prisoners in America than anywhere else in the world. But when we talk Women’s History Month, we look for the upside of the contributions that have been…

WOMEN’S HISTORY – Mildred Goldberger Set An Example

Mildred Goldberger with Foster Child Grandmother Project She was Caltech’s First Lady arriving on the the Pasadena campus in  1978 accompanying her husband, Marvin Goldberger, who became president that year. Her prestigious duties at the world-famous scientific institution didn’t outline reaching out to people who marched to a very different beat. But Mildred…

WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH- Recognizing Ordinary Women

There are so many women whose lives and contributions have demonstrated amazing courage and whose deeds influenced younger generations. How many? The list is formidable. How then do I meet the challenge of choosing who to write about? She was born in 1915 in Austin, Texas, to a 15-year-old mother…