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#BRIKAmonthlymantra: March edition

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See you in another four years, Leap Year, and hello, March! The arrival of the month that will usher in spring also, more importantly, marks Women’s History Month. Finding its roots in the one-year anniversary of the New York City garment worker’s strikes in 1909, what first emerged as a single International Women’s Day turned into Women’s History Week in the U.S., and by 1987, Congress passed a proclamation that set the foundation for the month-long observance. Designating a month to commemorating the achievements of women has been criticized for being irrelevant, despite the fact even now, we may be...

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