Queens, Authors, Activists: These 5 Women Changed the Course of History Who else defied tradition to change the world as they knew it? Women’s history scholar Katherine Jellison of Ohio University shared four of her favorite influential figures—a few of which you’ve likely never heard of.
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The young Jhaneth Rojas shows radishes planted in a greenhouse-type family garden or solar tent in the village of Phuyuwasi in a highland valley in the central Bolivian department of Cochabamba. Credit: Franz Chávez/IPS Solar Tents Improve Nutrition in Highlands Villages in Bolivia PHUYUWASI, Bolivia, Jun 7 2017 (IPS) – In this remote highlands valley community in central Bolivia, a… Read More
From left to right, U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Lisa Furgeson, the 442d Fighter Wing command chief, Chief Master Sgt. Melvina Smith, the 509th Bomb Wing command chief, and Chief Master Sgt. Jessica Settle, the 131st Bomb Wing command chief, are photographed for the Whiteman Warrior. This is the first time Team Whiteman has had female Airmen hold the… Read More
Dr. Seema Rao has been training Indian Special Forces for over 20 years now. WATCH VIDEO AT https://www.facebook.com/ScoopWhoopGoodNews/videos/809452195890913/
Harnaam Kaur was bullied for her beard. But that didn’t stop her from being a model and showing the world what beauty is really all about. A model with six-inch long facial hair has become the youngest woman in the world to have a full beard, according to the Guinness World Records. Body positivity campaigner Harnaam Kaur, 24, from Slough,… Read More
The @17.21women Instagram account shares images of Asian-American women who challenge the status quo. In this photo, a crew of women fire fighters train in Hawaii in 1941. From left to right: Elizabeth Moku, Alice Cho, Katherine Lowe, and Hilda Van Gieson. University of Hawaii at Manoa. Doris Ho-Kane was devastated by last year’s election results. As a self-described feminist… Read More