Women's Birthdays & Milestones

May 17

Susan La Flesche Picotte b. 1865-Omaha Indian physician

Starhawk b. 1951-feminist philosopher, writer

Day of Eurydice, Goddess of the Underworld

Quote for the Day

"If men can run the world, why can't they stop wearing neckties? How intelligent is it to start the day by tying a little noose around your neck?"

~ Linda Ellerbee

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Asian Heritage Month
National Feminist Bookstore Week: May 13-20
May Day, International Workers Day: May 1
Mother's Day: 2nd Sunday
World YWCA Day: last Wednesday

Reprinted from The WomanSource Catalog & Review's, "women's perpetual calendar"