I’ve gotten so much praise for being a strong woman, but these Gutsy Broads pushed me, supported me and carried me through what could have otherwise been a very dark time in my life.
"How many historical women, LGBT or otherwise, are tucked away in half-forgotten tomes and obscure archives?" asks Nyri Bakkalian.
Once a housewife with untapped potential, this artist has embraced the bold and the beautiful.
What would happen if global financial markets collapsed and food scarcity became a real concern for cities across America? If you ask Christine Patton, we might be OK — with a little bit of knowledge and a whol...
War doesn’t discriminate by gender. Politics does. But in 16th century Japan, Katakura Kita was a hero on both fronts.
She was a widow and a single mother, and was also a businesswoman and a diplomat who saved countless lives in the wake of World War I.
This industrial engineer's advice for winning in a male-dominated field: Choose your attitude, "and let your work show who you are."
“Article Four: The words of women and girls are to be utterly disregarded.” Yamamoto Yae probably heard these words from an early age. They were read before her community’s assembled samurai at least once a ...
As a far West Texas sheriff in the 1950s, Mantie Merritt McReynolds served her county and her gender.
Heart disease is still the No. 1 killer of women in the U.S. But we do have some reason for hope.