Women in history

11 Cool Photos Of Extremely Strong Female Bodybuilders At The Turn Of The Century

6 de noviembre de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

In the nineteenth century, circuses enjoyed a new wave of female bodybuilders. These are the pictures of these mould-breaking women. …

10 Lessons For Success From The Woman Who Reinvented The Fashion Industry

2 de noviembre de 2018

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Hugo Marquez

After 30 years as Vogue editor-in-chief, these are 10 lessons by Anna Wintour on how to be excellent, creative, and successful. …

Why Feminism Means You Don't See Other Women As Your Competition

30 de octubre de 2018

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Storyteller

Instead of feeling threatened by successful women, we should support one another because we're not rivals, but better partners in crime. …

The Somali Queen Who Hanged Men By Their Genitals To Reverse Gender Roles

25 de octubre de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Queen Arawelo was the fierce Somali ruler that made of her country pretty much what women have been fighting for in the last centuries. …

These People Made The Harlem Renaissance America's Most Exciting Movement

8 de octubre de 2018

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Oliver G. Alvar

Harlem Renaissance Art built and defined an era that did much to promote the rights of African-Americans. …

Mexico's Independence Was Won By Women, But We Celebrate A Licentious Priest

14 de septiembre de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Every year we honor the heroes that achieved Mexico's Independence, but there are so many left out, mainly women. …

Anna Coleman Ladd: The Woman Who Gave Back Self-Esteem To Mutilated Soldiers With Facial Prosthetics

6 de septiembre de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Anna Coleman Ladd created prosthetics for soldiers whose faces had been mutilated in World War I. By doing so, they were able to recover their self-esteem. …

Before Eve There Was Lilith, The Woman Who Became Mankind's Darkest Desire

3 de septiembre de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

The Bible claims that God created Eve with the rib of Adam, but before her there was Lilith, created equally and demonized for demanding the same status. …

5 Times Princess Diana Defied Royalty And Proved How Awesome She Was

30 de agosto de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Princess Diana is known as the People's Princess, a title she gained mainly by defying the monarchy. …

Tamara de Lempicka: The Art Deco Baroness Who Ruled The Fascist World With Her Brush

30 de agosto de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Tamara de Lempicka is one of the main representatives of Art Deco. However, despite the fascist tints of the movement, she managed to rule on her own terms. …

Cleopatra: The Story Of The Femme Fatale Par Excellence In 19 Paintings

10 de agosto de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Cleopatra is one of the most famous historical characters of all time. These paintings are proof of how she was vilified. …

Mata Hari: The Myth Of The Sensual War Spy In 19 Luscious Photographs

7 de agosto de 2018

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María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Mata Hari is often portrayed as a devilish woman who used her looks and body for espionage, but it could be just a myth. …