First female Saudi filmmaker, award winning documentarian
First transgender actress to hold a recurring role on primetime tv
Singer, dancer, actress, and political activist showing young girls how it's done
Activist-turned-professor advocating for radical change in the U.S.
Co-Creator of the #NeverAgain movement
Labor leader, civil rights activist, co-founder of the United Farm Workers
First African-American First Lady, writer, lawyer
Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance
Black Persian-American actress and human rights activist
Afghan human rights advocate and Chief Executive Officer of Refugee Women in Development (RefWID), Inc.
Award winning folk singer, songwriter, musician, and activist
Creator of the #MeToo movement
Award winning Indian actress, singer, producer, human rights activist, and the first South Asian to headline an American network drama series.
Internationally celebrated human rights lawyer and advocate.
Nawal El Saadawi
Women’s rights activist, founder and president of the Arab Women's Solidarity Association, co-founder of the Arab Association for Human Rights
One of the youngest transgender people in history to publicly speak about trans rights
Executive Director of Imkaan
Guatemalan indigenous rights and womens rights activist, Nobel Peace Prize recipient
One of the most important figures in the modern feminist movement
Actress known for playing Hermione Granger, UN Women Goodwill ambassador, founder of HeForShe
Asian-American journalist and activist, also a member of Princeton's first graduating class of women
Environmental activist known for the Hinkley groundwater contamination case
World renowned environmental and indigEnous rights activist
Mexican-American award winning author and activist.
First transgender person to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in the acting category, and the first openly transgender person to be on the cover of Time magazine
Raffi Freedman Gurspan
First transgender person to work in the White House
Japanese-American civil rights activist
Prominent influence on second-wave feminism
Professor and activist for women's rights in Jordan
Co-founder of the Gay Liberation Front, the Gay Activists Alliance, and the Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries
Youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate, the Nobel Peace Prize RECIPIENT