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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 Lyudmila Pavlichenko: She Was Told Women Couldn’t Shoot, So She Became The World’s Best Sniper

 Lyudmila Pavlichenko: Early Life When she was a teenager, Lyudmila Pavlichenko heard her neighbor's son say that women can't shoot - and she got angry. She decided that she would…

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Lise Meitner: Women Weren’t Allowed to Attend University. She Self-Studied Her Way to a Doctorate.

She was the first woman in Germany to become a full professor and later run a Physics department. Albert Einstein called her "the German Marie Curie" After World World II,…

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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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