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Leymah Gbowee.  A major women's rights leader in Liberia.  She is a ray of hope in a poverty stricken, war torn nation.  She is a leader who has her followers next to her heart.

Leymah Gbowee 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Leymah Roberta Gbowee is a Liberian peace activist responsible for leading a women's peace movement that helped bring an end to the Second Liberian Civil War in

Hillary Clinton Nails It In One Sentence. " I believe that the rights of women and girls is the unfinished business of the 21st century." #45. Hillary Rodham Clinton for President 2016 Wife, mom, lawyer, women & kids advocate, FLOAR, FLOTUS, US Senator, SecState, author, dog owner, hair icon, pantsuit aficionado, glass ceiling cracker, TBD

Hillary Clinton Nails It In One Sentence

Hilary Clinton is a strong role model in today's society when it comes to women and feminism. She declare that women's rights unfinished business of the century. She made this speech at the women's annual Women in World Summit April

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia, one of the three women sharing the 2011 Nobel Prize for Peace.

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia, one of the three women sharing the 2011 Nobel Prize for Peace.

‘If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough.’ – Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - Liberia's first female president & the world's first black female president

Ellen johnson president of Liberia

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf President of Liberia, responsible for significant debt relief and instigating the investigation of civil war crimes

Dr. Maya Angelou...#black #women #leaders

She has always fascinated me because she lived so that you never knew how abused she was in the past. One of the things I say is that you can be victimized, but you don't have to live in victimhood.

4 Famous African American Women Suffragists..Ida B. Wells. Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin..

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett (July 1862 – March was an African American journalist, newspaper editor and, with her husband, newspaper owner Ferdinand L. Barnett, an early leader in the civil rights movement.

With her father being a mechanic, she spent many hours with him fixing up cars. It was never a real hobby of hers, but she kept some knowledge with her in case she went out for a drive and her car fell apart or something.

How some women use their power. Jane Addams created Hull House in Chicago, the first "settlement house" to aid immigrants and poor people in the metropolis. She won the Nobel Peace Prize and sparked the profession of social work.

Jane Addams: groundbreaking social worker, social/political activist, and Nobel Peace Prize winner. I can't believe Hull House actually closed, so devistating

Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee has two powerful stories to tell -- of her own life's transformation, and of the untapped potential of girls around the world. Can we transform the world by unlocking the greatness of girls?

Inspirational TED Talk by Nobel Peace Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee: Unlock the intelligence, passion, greatness of girls. Gbowee reminds us there is still hope in the darkest of times.