This is an online event which took place on September 21, 2020
The General Congress of Women Inaugural Launch
Event 21 Sep 2020
Honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Mother's Day Proclamation, the clarion call to convene a General Congress of Women,
following the American Civil War, and the voice of the Suffragist movement that was well underway.
"In the name of womanhood and of humanity, I earnestly ask that a general congress of women, without limit of nationality,
may be appointed and held at some place deemed most convenient, and at the earliest period consistent with its objects,
to promote the alliance of the different nationalities, the amicable settlement of international questions,
the great and general interests of peace. “ The Mother's Day Proclamation by Julia Ward Howe
Join us each month as we elevate each of the 12 Critical Areas of Concern through the lens of our interdependence.
Featuring Grandmother Flordemayo, Riane Eisler, Jean Shinoda Bolen and more.
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