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Three Strikes and….You’re Her story!

March was Women’s Herstory Month. That is formally referred to as Women’s History month.

Yet, I persist with Herstory because, language, as feminists recognized long ago, is one of the most powerful institutionalized structures than ensures the persistence of injustice.

It was the reason women in the 70s fought for a new title – Ms one that was not solely defined by the marital status of women. We don’t hear enough about Her story and we should.