Women's History Month
Female celebrities share the message they most want to instill in the next generation of women.
Beliefnet takes a look at nine incredible women who influence and challenge the world around them.
Celebrate women who changed the course of history. Read quotes from Susan B. Anthony, Audrey Hepburn, Coretta Scott King, and more.
Be inspired by feminine wisdom from famous women in history, from Martha Washington to Jane Fonda and Oprah.
The First Lady continues to motivate others with her intelligence, strong values, and devotion to family. Read her encouraging words.
Blogging on Women
Sunday's Washington Post and New York Times had two marvelous tributes to the people (mostly women) whose voices are all around us but whose names and faces we do not know. The magnificent new documentary "20 Feet from Stardom," opens with photos obscuring the faces of the singing stars so that we focus on the people singing backup, all the "da doo ron rons" and "toot toot beep beeps." Wha ...
On the plane coming home from a weekend writer's conference, I sat next to a very nice woman from Austin. She was unbelievably lovely, soft-spoken with a sweet Southern drawl. We talked, as passengers in tiny seats sharing breathing space do, about one thing & another. And I didn't even realise that I had made certain assumptions -- prejudiced assumptions -- until Janet-from-Austin blew ...
Women in Our Community