Although IWD is celebrated on March 8th, there are so many women whose work has improved numerous lives throughout the world, some of who are our very own, within the IAM. Throughout the month of March we will feature women from different parts of the world and historical eras to remind us that the women’s movement indeed has deep and long roots. Follow us as we learn together about women who have left a mark on history and society.
IWD 2021 – Tang Qunying- China
Chinese revolutionary and women’s rights advocate, born in Hunan. She was the first woman member of the Chinese Revolutionary Alliance, fighting for women’s suffrage as well as helping to overthrow the ruling Qing dynasty in China. (Working Class History)