Read more about the article Sarah ‘Fanny’ Durack: Australia Didn’t Want To Send Her to the Olympics. So She Raised Her Own Funds and Won the Gold Medal
Durack and Wylie at the Stockholm Olympics

Sarah ‘Fanny’ Durack: Australia Didn’t Want To Send Her to the Olympics. So She Raised Her Own Funds and Won the Gold Medal

Fanny Durack    Australia may have been one of the first countries to grant women the right to vote, but that doesn't mean that women had full equality. Take Sarah…

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Read more about the article Queen Nzinga: Badass African Queen That Fought The Portuguese & Won
by Achille DevÈria, printed by FranÁois Le Villain, published by Edward Bull, published by Edward Churton, after Unknown artist, hand-coloured lithograph, 1830s

Queen Nzinga: Badass African Queen That Fought The Portuguese & Won

Queen Nzinga: The Portuguese sold her people into slavery - so she went to war Queen Nzinga: Who Was She? Queen Nzinga saw the white man come to Africa and…

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Sojourner Truth: The Slave That Sued Her Master & Won

Her speech, Ain't I A Woman, is still considered one of the most important and most quoted speeches in the history of the US. Quite an accomplishment for someone who never learned to read or write. A prominent feminist and abolitionist, she was the first Black woman to win a trial against a white man.

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