Witness: Women's History Month

(Rochester, NY) – From BBC World Service comes a special that presents remarkable stories of women's history, told by the women who were there. Selected from its Witness series, audiences will hear moving, inspiring and even outrageous stories about a few of the most important women in living memory. Witness: Women's History Month airs Sunday, March 10 , 2019 at 9 p.m. AM 1370.

Listeners will hear recollections from Eleanor Roosevelt's granddaughter, meet a woman who ran a secret school for girls in Afghanistan under the Taliban, and retrace the astounding journey taken by the remains of one of Latin America's most popular female politicians.

 


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