You need to read these tweets by women to understand Hillary Clinton's historic nomination

Hillary Clinton

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This is one for the history books.

Hillary Clinton sealed her spot in the history books on Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention as she became the first woman to accept a major party's presidential nomination.

Women all over the world took to Twitter and made their voices heard to commend the historic occasion. Tweets commending Clinton ranged from funny to insightful to downright heartbreaking. 

We gathered some of the best ones here: 

The introspective:

The lighthearted:

The insightful: 

2016 election
Read the full text of Hillary Clinton's 2016 DNC speech
Below is the full text of Hillary Clinton's full 2016 Democratic National Convention speech, as prepared for delivery.
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