“I was a radical, a revolutionist. I am still a revolutionist. I was proud to make the road and help change laws and what-not. I was very proud of doing that and proud of what I’m still doing, no matter what it takes.” Sylvia Rivera to Leslie Feinberg
Hatshepsut 15th century BC The most famous female king of Egypt was Hatshepsut, who reigned in her own right. She attained unprecedented power for a woman, adopting the full titles and regalia of a pharaoh.
March 1936 — "Migrant Mother" This iconic photo that depicts the realities of the Great Depression will be used to discuss the impacts of the Depression and it's influences on global politics, particularly how the worldwide economic depression brought about WWII.