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I am not a fan of #WomensHistoryMonth.   I teach history to homeschoolers.  I tutor them, ahem.   Their parents remain the ultimate authority on their education - AS DO ALL PARENTS REGARDLESS OF HOW THEY CHOOSE TO EDUCATE THEIR CHILDREN.... Sorry, #soapbox. 

Anyway - and in telling history, it is filled with Women.   I dont need a special month to point out - hey, remember when we talked about this, well, there was this chick....   Its demeaning and condescending and does just the opposite of the proffered reason for the month.

The Independence of these United States from the Crown would not have happened without women.   You could not have had a John Adams without an Abigail.   Their letters to each other are full of brilliance on both sides, balancing and bouncing off each other, along with affection and, for the time, some friskiness from the future President towards his beloved. 

There is the battle of the minds between Mr. Adams and Mercy Otis Warren publicly on display in thei…

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