Helen Palmer (nice_cup_of_tea) wrote,
Helen Palmer
nice_cup_of_tea

Happy International Women's Day and other thoughts

"I think it would be rather awkward to have men and women working together shoulder to shoulder in the same department. I do not wish to see it. If we think of employing Women We always think, is there a room where we can put them by themselves. "
Stanley Leathes 1913, 1st Civil Service Commissioner


We've come a long way baby...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pamela_Thomas-Graham

http://usedtobesomebody.blogspot.com/2010/03/im-not-feminist-but.html

https://www.credit-suisse.com/news/en/media_release.jsp?ns=41386
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