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Freida Belinfante during the war, dressed as a man

Frieda Belinfante: The Jew who dressed up like a man and fought in the Dutch resistance

Frieda Belinfante: Early Life Frieda Belinfante was the first woman to conduct an orchestra in Europe, a Jewish woman who fought in the Dutch resistance, and also -  a lesbian…

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Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz: The 17-year-old Who Proved That She Was Smarter Than Mexico’s Experts

Imagine yourself at 17. Imagine that you're sitting across 40 of the smartest and most educated people in the country - and next to them is the hand to the…

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