Rewriting the History Books: 15 Fierce Female Activists From the Past 100 Years

With so many values and civil liberties at stake today, it's essential to stay informed, energized, and vocal, and most importantly, to never give up on hope. Seeking empowerment and knowledge, we rounded up 15 extraordinary female activists from the past 100 years who are protecting our rights through policy, making groundbreaking revelations about the nuances of social movements, sharing their stories of triumph in the face of adversity, and taking a stance through so many other acts of resistance. These fierce leaders represent the future we're working toward, so scroll through below to learn more about them and the incredible work they do.