When Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) used the words "nevertheless, she persisted" as as his reason for silencing Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) when she was giving a speech against Jeff Sessions' confirmation as attorney general, the phrase resonated with women around the globe.
Soon after, author Courtney M. Privett shared her illustration of #ShePersisted (photo on the right) went viral and resonated with women around the globe. Read more here
As Latter-day Saint (Mormon) women, we continue the tradition of our foremothers in breaking through barriers, overcoming hardship, and demonstrating strength in the face of adversity. This site is a tribute to the persistence of LDS women and their sisterhood...#persisterhood #ldspersisterhood