Junior heavyweight Kenny Omega wrestles a 9 year-old girl
Haruka vs. Kenny Omega, the fight of 2011.
Gerda Geddes and Sophia Delza
Prior to the "kung fu craze" of the '70s, two women were already spreading tai chi in Europe and America.
Kathmandu's Kung Fu Nuns Spring Into Action After the Earthquake
After the devastating earthquake in Nepal, a group of nuns trained in kung fu has stepped forward to help rebuild.
Maria Fernanda Pineda Calero
Calero works to educate and train other girls on their sexual, reproductive, and citizenship rights.
When a crowd protesting a Ku Klux Klan rally noticed a man with a Confederate flag shirt and an SS tattoo, they chased and attacked him. Keshia Thomas protected him.
The greatest leader of the nomadic Tuareg tribe of northern Africa, who put their men in veils and let their…
Sword-slinging Arabian heroine who stars as the heroine of an extremely long and entertaining epic tale.
Annie Jump Cannon
This astronomer threw off all the social conventions of her day to pursue her one true calling: the stars.
When invaders threatened her island home, she declared herself a living god, raised an army, and fought them tooth, nail, and occasional grenade.
Chaste and virtuous woman spends life assuming she's better than her more sex-positive neighbor, and for this haughtiness becomes in…