Internaitional Weemen's Day

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Internaitional Weemen's Day
Frauentag 1914 Heraus mit dem Frauenwahlrecht.jpg
German poster for Internaitional Weemen's Day, Mairch 8, 1914[a] This poster wis banned in Germany.[2]
Observed biWarldwide
  • Ceevil awaurness day
  • Weemen an girls day
  • Anti-sexism day
  • Anti-Discrimination Day
DateMarch 8
Next timeMairch 8, 2021 (2021-03-08)
Relatit tae

Internaitional Weemen's Day (IWD) is celebratit on Mairch 8 every year.[3] It commemorates the muivement for weemen's richts.

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  1. Scots : "Gie Us Weemen's Suffrage. Weemen's Day, Mairch 8, 1914. Till nou, prejudice an reactionary attitudes hae denee'd full ceevic richts tae weemen, wha as , mithers, an ceetizens halely fulfill thair duty, wha maun pey thair taxes tae the state as well as the municipality. Fechtin for this naitural human richt maun be the firm, unwaverin intention o every wumman, ivery female wirker. In this, na pause for rest, na respite is allaed. Come aw, ye weemen an girls, tae the 9t public weemen's assembly on Sunday, Mairch 8, 1914, at 3 pm."[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Give Us Women's Suffrage (March 1914)". German History in Documents and Images. Retrieved January 26, 2014.
  2. Frencia, Cintia; Gaido, Daniel (8 March 2017). "The Socialist Origins of International Women's Day". Jacobin.
  3. "UN WomenWatch: International Women's Day – History". Retrieved February 21, 2013.