International Women's Equality Day is real, and it's happening today. We know this because, LivWave's CEO is (Liz Pham), is all about empowering women.
Our plan, is to continue to raise awareness for women's issues, and to work with organizations that support women, children, and those who are marginalized.
I am so happy and honored to be in a place in time where women are being recognized as strong, independent, intelligent, and cultured. Whether you choose to be a CEO in your business, or home, we support you!
Glass ceilings, or glassware - it's hard to do what you do, and Liv Your True Self! We understand and hope to keep pushing the boundaries for everyone. We want to lead the charge against marginalization, and sexism.-LivWave CEO - Liz Pham
Don't know much about women's Equality Day? We got some great info from WikipediaInternational Women's Equality Day - Wikipedia
The date was chosen to commemorate the day in 1920 when Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby signed the proclamation granting American women the constitutional right to vote. In 1971, following the 1970 nationwide Women's Strike for Equality, and again in 1973, as the battles over the Equal Rights Amendment continued, Congresswoman Bella Abzug of New York introduced a resolution to designate August 26 as Women’s Equality Day.
On August 16, 1973, Congress approved H.J. Res. 52, which stated that August 26 would be designated as Women's Equality Day and that "the President is authorized and requested to issue a proclamation in commemoration of that day in 1920 on which the women in American were first guaranteed the right to vote". The same day, President Richard Nixon issued Proclamation 4236 for Women's Equality Day, which began, in part: "The struggle for women's suffrage, however, was only the first step toward full and equal participation of women in our Nation's life. In recent years, we have made other giant strides by attacking sex discrimination through our laws and by paving new avenues to equal economic opportunity for women. Today, in virtually every sector of our society, women are making important contributions to the quality of American life. And yet, much still remains to be done"
Let's not fall into complacency, be strong, and continue to push the boundaries because there are people out there, who would be happy to see us rest on our laurel's and give up the fight.