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The incredible story of International Women's Day

International Women's Day is a celebration around the world in more than 100 countries today, but many Americans have only a vague awareness of the party. This may soon change, when grassroots organizers (including the group behind Women's March in January this year in Washington) to achieve their efforts for women to persuade the world to a "day of action" to join , Including a strike. International Women's Day is approaching, verify its origin in the United States over a century, and to what extent it has been coming ever since.

The controversy clouded the history of International Women's Day. After a common version of the origins of the party was founded in 1907 to mark the 50th anniversary of a protest by women for women in New York to celebrate deposed workers clothing and brutal textiles. But there is a problem with this story: Neither has the 1857 nor the 50th anniversary tribute protesting actually occurred. In fact, research suggested that it emerge…