March is the month when we pay tribute to the generations of women who have made a difference to and in our world. This year’s theme is “Working to form a more perfect union: honoring women in public service and government.”
Among the honorees this year are:
- Daisy Bates, civil rights organizer
- Isabel Gonzalez, champion of Puerto Ricans
- Suzan Shown Harjo, Native American public policy advocate and journalist
- Barbara Mikulski, longest serving woman in U.S. Congress
Read more about the honorees at the National Women’s History Project website.