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Spanish Flu: How America Fought a Pandemic a Century Ago

Science and medicine have come a long way since the 1918 outbreak



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Many 'Rosie the Riveters' Inspire One Ideal

At least a half dozen 'Rosies' represent the strong, independent women that World War II liberated

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5 Visionaries of the Equal Rights Amendment

These women have kept hope alive for a constitutional right to equality for almost 100 years

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