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US History-Living History Project: Gender in the late 20th and early 21st Centuries

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Women wearing pink knit "pussy" hats march in front of US Capitol

Mark Dixon, 2017. Wikimedia Commons.

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Title IX

Examining the successes and remaining challenges 50 years after Title IX (3:59)

Key events

Women's March of 2017

Reproductive Rights

Women's march

How Pink 'Pussyhats' Took Over the Women's March (4:47)

50-year battle for reproductive rights

50-year battle for reproductive rights (5:39)

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