Single Moms

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“We Got This: Solo Mom Stories of Grit, Heart, and Humor”

Frank, funny, and unflinchingly real stories by Solo Moms, for Solo Moms

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Martha Coston: Determination to Succeed

Inventor and businesswoman Martha Coston lived during the 19th century, a time when women and men inhabited the same world but in vastly different ...

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Isadora Duncan: Dancing Through Tragedy

Born in 1877 and raised by a single mother who struggled to support her family by giving piano lessons, Isadora Duncan left school and began teachi...

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Elizabeth Blackwell: Maverick Mom

British-born Elizabeth Blackwell was the first woman to earn a medical degree in the United States, and she became a Solo Mom to boot. Blackwell wa...

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Solo Moms: 1, Patriarchy: 0—Mary Catherine Roberson Wins Her First Election

An African American single mom of three aims for the White House

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