Golda Meir

Standard Name: Meir, Golda


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politics Eleanor Rathbone
ER pressured the Palestine Commission to appoint a woman to its ranks, though William Ormsby-Gore , Colonial Governor of Palestine, resisted this proposal, saying that he did not think its adoption would be practical.
Stobaugh, Beverly. Women and Parliament, 1918-1970. Exposition Press.
Theme or Topic Treated in Text Antonia Fraser
This book (which covers the span from the queen of its title to the recent or current regimes of Margaret Thatcher , Golda Meir , and Indira Gandhi ) looks historically at the inbuilt contradictions...
Travel Una Marson
At the invitaion of Golda Meir , UM travelled to Israel to attend a seminar for women leaders in Haifa followed by a conference in Jerusalem on the role of women in peace and development.
Jarrett-Macauley, Delia. The Life of Una Marson, 1905-65. Manchester University Press.
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1928: Golda Meir became secretary of the Women's...

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Golda Meir became secretary of the Women's Labour Council in what was then Palestine.

1956: Golda Meir was appointed Israel's Minister...

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Golda Meir was appointed Israel's Minister of Foreign Affairs. She served as Israel's delegate to the United Nations from 1956 to 1966.

17 March 1969: Golda Meir became Israel's first female Prime...

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17 March 1969

Golda Meir became Israel's first female Prime Minister at the age of 71.


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