The courageous woman whose discrimination battle inspired the Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act; An Advocate and voice for equal pay for women
Women of great accomplishments
Uncompromising and impassioned author, activist and founder of the popular website Feministing.com -- encourages both women and men to see why feminism still matters
Unwavering feminist, American musician and pioneer of the Riot Grrrl movement
LGBT leader, attorney, community organizer for over three decades. Depicts an awarding-winning analysis of the gay rights movement.
Legendary icon -- singer, activist, scholar, artist -- inspires audiences with a moving and memorable mixture of song and spoken word
Ecologist, author, and the voice of anti-fracking -- linking environmental factors, human rights and health.
Shattering the Stereotype in Science: Scholar, Inventor and Science Evangelist
An American proponent of sustainability and critic of excessive consumerism, she is most known for her animated film The Story of Stuff about the life-cycle of material goods
A force behind youth environmental activism, journalist/activist/filmmaker Emily Hunter calls for advocacy and action in her campaign "Activism 2.0"
Reproductive Rights Activist and community organizer -- connecting the personal and the Political in the Pro-Choice Movement
Biologist, Adventurer, Deep Sea Explorer, Innovator & Inventor, who -- through her organization ORCA -- is changing the nature of aquatic conservation!
President and Executive Director of the Applied Research Center (ARC) and Publisher of Colorlines Magazine
Award-winning Afghan-American Filmmaker, Author, Human Rights Activist, Philanthropist, and Freedom Fighter who gives a voice to the voiceless
Recreating the remarkable life of famous abolitionist, feminist, and escaped slave Sojourner Truth, actress Kathryn Woods memorializes one of the most significant figures in American history. Using song and story, Woods recreates the power and wisdom of this most remarkable woman.
Highly respected African-American author, educator, and social activist who – for over 25 years – has worked to deliver stories that the world needs to hear: from autobiographical to historical to fictional
Scholar, activist, and social critic who takes an unflinching look at hypersexualization and pornography
Fierce, fresh and smart -- Author and journalist focusing on race and gender issues, media, sexuality, and other factors affecting young women of color
Passionate investigative journalist and author whose dynamic, award-winning works investigate the intersection of science, social justice, and international politics. Author of the acclaimed, Crude, The Fever and The Body Hunters