June 20, 2015

ENTIRELY TYPICAL OF FEMINISM...:

Plan for woman on $10 bill is praised, but Alexander Hamilton has backers (SAMANTHA MASUNAGA, 6/19/15, LA Times)

News that a woman will appear on the $10 bill in 2020 prompted an explosion of candidate suggestions and celebration, tempered by criticism of how the change will be carried out.

...to view entree to a dying institution as a victory--they'll get a woman on a bill just as we phase out paper money.

The problem is therew's really only one woman historically significant to warrant a spot--Harriet Beecher Stowe--and even she's a stretch.  Lincoln and Grant have that moment covered.

Posted by at June 20, 2015 11:31 AM
  

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