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RP on Entertainment Weekly!
The RP book got covered by EW!
First All-Female Mosque in Los Angeles Opens
Often pushed to the corners of the mosque, women are empowered to take center stage at the new Women's Mosque in Los Angeles.
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RP on You & Me This Morning!
I talk with the women of You and Me This Morning about Rejected Princesses. There is also a dog.
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The Untold History of Eagle Huntresses
While initial accounts touted Aisholpan Nurgaiv, the subject of The Eagle Huntress documentary, as the only female eagle hunter, the truth is that women have trained and hunted with eagles for thousands of years.
Spy, smuggler, saboteur, partisan: this Jewish woman refused to go like a lamb to the slaughter, and fought the Nazis tooth and nail... even after the war, when she, alongside others, poisoned thousands of Nazi POWs in a revenge plot.
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Led colony of escaped slaves and protected them from the English using borderline supernatural abilities.
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The first naval admiral of modern times, she protected her country from foreign invaders with aplomb.
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Mekatilili wa Menza
When colonial powers went too far, she rebelled in the most stylish way possible: dancing from town to town. It was surprisingly effective.
This undefeated warrior princess refused to marry unless her suitor could defeat her in wrestling - if he lost, he owed her 100 horses. In the end, she had 10,000 horses and no husband.
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