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Hilde Kate Lysiak
Lysiak, the editor, publisher, and sole reporter of the Orange Street News, is the only reporter who covers community news for her town. When she broke the news of a murder, many citizens were upset... with her reporting it.
Lael Wilcox is the first woman to win the Trans Am Bike Race, an unsupported ultra-distance cycling race that covers over 4,000 miles from the Pacific coast of Oregon to the Atlantic coast of Virginia.
Dapaah founded the Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative to stimulate employment in her hometown.
All-Female Security for All-Female 1970s Bank in Philippines
This is a 1971 photo of an all-female security crew of an all-women bank in the Philippines. And it's awesome.
Afghan Women Launch New TV Station For Women
"There has been a lot of talk about women's rights and media rights... But we've never seen anything special for women and that's why we've done this."
Born in a prison cell, this revolutionary financed and led a large chunk of Greece's navy to victory in their fight for independence.
Sold into sexual slavery to Hernan Cortes, this maligned woman became his interpreter, and it was with her words that…
Loud, proud, uncompromising: this bold politician helped bring about Title IX, the Freedom of Information Act, and the Equal Rights Amendment - as well as much more.
Champion weightlifter, suffragette, mom - this "Lady Hercules" did it all.
This stubborn empress led her native Ethiopia to do the unthinkable - defeat one of the major European powers in war.