Väinö J. Olavi

Väinö J. Olavi

Väinö J. Olavi
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Pauline Floyd, US Suffragette. Her audacious banner quotes President Wilson's own words back at him: "The time has come to conquer of submit. For us there is but one choice. We have made it." (Poor man thought he was only talking about the Great War.)

Pauline Floyd, US Suffragette. Her audacious banner quotes President Wilson's own words back at him: "The time has come to conquer or submit. For us there is but one choise." (Poor man thought he was only talking about the Great War.

Rosa Parks being booked for staying in her seat on the bus.

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

rosa parks

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement". In June of she was presented with a Congressional Gold Medal.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Somali-Dutch-American feminist atheist activist known for her critical views of female genital mutilation and Islam. She wrote the screenplay for Theo van Gogh's film Submission, after which she and the director both received death threats; the director was later murdered. She has written an autobiography titled Infidel.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Somali-Dutch-American feminist activist known for her critical views of female genital mutilation and Islam. She has written an autobiography titled Infidel. She currently teaches Government Studies at Columbia University.

Educated Girls Become Empowered Women

Educated girls become empowered women. Research from UNESCO states that investing in girls’ education and empowerment pays off substantially. Education investment delivers higher returns for women than for men, with women realizing increased earning powe