They're better educated than men and have lower rates of unemployment. Yet they still run up against the patriarchy. A group called Women for Change wants to change that.
In addition to her recent documentary, brilliant scientist/actress Hedy Lamarr, whose inventions became some of the building blocks of WiFi and Bluetooth, is getting her own miniseries!
About time. Kudos to activists like Manal al-Sharif for keeping up the pressure and making this happen.
She was a programmer, a wife, a lesbian -- and she wouldn't rest until she could legally marry her wife.
Enterprising (and entertaining) Harlem Renaissance Mob Boss Stephanie St Clair (previously covered here) is getting her own movie, from HBO!
A (likely dubious, but fun theory) decoding of the mysterious Voynich manuscript claims it's a women's health manual