08 Mar 2017

About International Women’s Day

It’s International Women’s Day! An event held around the world to commemorate the history of women’s rights. FACTS ABOUT THE DAY: Originally called International Working Women’s Day. First celebrated on February 28, 1909 in NYC in remembrance of the 1908 strike of the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union when 15,000 workers marched through the city’s lower east…