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Theme 2018
NEVERTHELESS SHE PERSISTED: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

"The 2018 National Women's History theme presents the opportunity to honor women who have shaped America's history and its future through their tireless commitment to ending discrimination against women and girls"
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2018 Honorees

Susan Burton
Margaret Dunkle
Geraldine Ferraro (1935-2011)
  • First female vice-presidential candidate for a major party
Jill Moss Greenberg
Roma Guy
Cristina Jiménez
  • Important figure in the campaign that eventually led to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival Program (DACA)
  • Founder of United We Dream
Saru Jayaraman
Marty Langelan
Pat Maginnis
Arlene B. Mayerson
Pauli Murray (1910-1985)
Elizabeth Peratrovich (Kaaxgal.aat) (1911-1958)
Loretta J. Ross
Angelica Salas
Linda Spoonster Schwartz

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