Joanna worked for years in electronics, an industry heavily dominated by men, and experienced some of what this video talks about — the real-life world of “Mad Men.” Forced to be a feminist, she became a manager and then a business owner, as well as the strongest woman I know. In keeping with the song title, she even intended to be an electrical engineer at one time, before finding her calling elsewhere.

I’ve used this song in class, but for a long time couldn’t find a video of it as written and sung by Peggy Seeger. Now there are a few, but I like the animation in the one below (lyrics here).

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