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The Bolivian Lady Wrestler Scene
Cholitas luchadores are Bolivia's answer to the much-missed Glamorous Ladies of Wrestling (GLOW), and they're awesome.
First nipple piercing, now tattoos. The Victorian Era was not like you thought.
United States Tennis Association to honor Althea Gibson with a statue
The tribute to the first black athlete to compete in international tennis has been a longtime goal of "Battle of the Sexes" star Billie Jean King.
Early Rare Test Footage of Roger Rabbit
Early rare test footage of Who Framed Roger Rabbit - back when Jessica Rabbit was a straight-out villain and Pee…
Ghanaian Queen Mothers taking back power
Traditionally villages and towns in Ghana had a Queen Mother who were partners of the chiefs and looked after cultural traditions, women, and children. As Europeans ignored women to deal only with men, their position waned. Now, thousands of women are restoring it.
A'isha bint abi Bakr
Independent, bold wife of the Prophet Muhammad, she led armies in the Battle of the Camel and was one of…
The poster child for childhood abuse, nobody should ever make a kids' movie about her.
When her brother of this fairytale princess decided to marry her, she warded him off by cutting off her own hands. Then she gave birth to a dog. It got weirder after that.
Socialite turned sniper turned socialist politician - Ireland's first woman elected to office had quite a life.
The greatest leader of the nomadic Tuareg tribe of northern Africa, who put their men in veils and let their…