03/06/2012 05:41 pm ET

How Are Women Faring In 2012? A Women's Rights Report Card

Checking in with Women's Rights, in honor of Women's History Month 2012.

March is National Women's History month-anointed so in order to empower today's women by teaching them about women's progress in the past. The website of the National Women's History Project features the following quote from gender equality pioneer Myra Sadker:

"Each time a girl opens a book and reads a womanless history, she learns she is worth less."

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