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Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo

The incomparable Nina Simone!
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Nina Simone Images We Truly Adore - Black Southern Belle

One thing at Black Southern Belle is Nina Simone. This North Carolina bred songstress is at the top of all of our playlists. Her music was both impactful and beautiful, just as much the person…

Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem’s Life on the Feminist Frontier

Jane Kramer writes about the writer and activist Gloria Steinem, whose book “My Life on the Road” comes out in October, and her influence on feminism.

Naomi Wolf

Naomi Wolf’s Spectacular, No-Bullshit Letter of Advice to Her Younger Self

“Don’t gossip; it makes you untrustworthy. . . . Kindness is everything.”

Suffragette heroine Emmeline Pankhurst in her own words: 'I was in solitary confinement 23hrs out of 24.. Jail was torture from start to finish.' - Daily Record

Read about Emmeline Pankhurst's fight for the vote in her own words

EXTRACTS from Emmeline's autobiography My Own Story reveal her selfless struggle for women's right to vote.

Mrs Peel, who helped 102 British and American pilots escape from her native France, with the concentration camp uniform she wore before being liberated

Andree Peel, French heroine who saved 102 Allied pilots from the Nazis, dies aged 105

Andree Peel, who was known as Agent Rose, helped 102 British and American pilots escape from her native France.

The #Discomfort_Zone: #Conversation with Marcia Reynolds

The Discomfort Zone: Conversation with Marcia Reynolds

Dr. Marcia Reynolds talks about her book, The Discomfort Zone: How Leaders Turn Difficult Conversations into Breakthroughs.

10 Aretha Franklin Songs For Your First Dance #firstdance #arethafranklin #rip #weddinginspiration #weddingplanning
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10 Aretha Franklin Songs For Your First Dance

Timeless songs sang by a Queen that we can fall in love to, cry to and of course dance to. Remembering Aretha Franklin in a short playlist of classics for your first dance.

Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand
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New Zealand’s Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, Is Young, Forward-Looking, and Unabashedly Liberal—Call Her the Anti-Trump

New Zealand’s prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, is young, dynamic, forward-looking, and unabashedly liberal—call her the anti-Trump.

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. In November, 1917, Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate.

Dorothy Day with prison dress

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Portrait of Pema Chödrön - Black and White - Photography

Portrait of Pema Chödrön - Black and White - Photography

Get 4 inspiring quote graphics to share for International Women's Day here:
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4 Supportive Quotes for International Women's Day (Graphics) | The Launchpad - The Coaching Tools Company Blog

For International Women's Day we've created 4 beautiful quotes that focus on women supporting each other - and looking at a bigger picture!