Why do we celebrate International Women’s Day?

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By , RADIO.COM

International Women’s Day is celebrated every year as a chance to herald the impact that women make around the world.

But while people in countless countries partake in the day, not as many may know the origins of the international holiday and why it began.

Learn about the history of International Women’s Day, why we celebrate it and this year’s theme below.

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