Just posted: the conclusion to the tale of Lyudmila Pavlichenko, history’s deadliest female sniper! Click here to check it out!
Mary Jennings Hegar
This Purple Heart warrior (and medical evacuation pilot) filed suit against the US military policy excluding women from combat - the military recanted it shortly thereafter.
The middle part of this short made me raise my eyebrow, but the ending won me over. You might dig it too!
More Than Twice As Many Women Are Running For Congress In 2018 Compared With 2016
Good god, these graphs.
Argentinian publisher launches 'Anti-Princess' book series
The Argentinian publishing house Sudestada y Chirimbote launched an "anti-princess" book series for children. Each book tells the tale of a real Latin American woman.
Khpalwak has ignored violent threats to play music, now conducting the all-women Zohra orchestra.
When flying cannibal ghosts kidnapped two women, there was no man that could save them. But there was a woman.
Wallada bint al-Mustakfi
Spirited poetry-spouting princess who lived an audacious life and put her cheating lover on blast with her expert slam poetry.
Marguerite de Bressieux
When soldiers sexually assaulted her and others, this woman donned armor and got revenge.
When famine hit Jeju island, where she'd been exiled since birth, this prostitute-turned-businesswoman spent her fortune to feed everyone.
Fannie Lou Hamer
This uneducated, impoverished activist suffered unbelievable abuse in her journey to be able to vote -- but that did not stop her.