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Wall Of Femmes -- Jeanette Corbiere Lavell
Black and white portrait of Jeanette Corbiere Lavell (1942- ), a Canadian Native women's rights activist and politician. She successfully challenged the Indian Act, which stated that Native American women...
Wall Of Femmes -- Amanda Labarca
Black and white portrait of Amanda Labarca Hubertson (1886-1975), who was a Chilean diplomat, writer, feminist, and educator. She was an activist for women's suffrage and fought for improving women's civil,...
Black Woman, Rockefeller Center, New York City
Wall of Femmes -- Nawal El Saadawi
Black and white portrait of Nawal El Saadawi (1931- ), an Egyptian feminist, activist and author who has examined women's position in Islam and has opposed female genital mutilation in her society. Wall...
Wall Of Femmes -- Elena Caffarena
Black and white portrait of Elena Caffarena (1903-2003), a Chilean lawyer, jurist and politician and fought for women's emancipation. Wall of Femmes is a street art organization that tries to promote female...
Wall Of Femmes -- Amelia Earhart
Black and white portrait of Amelia Earhart (1897- disappeared 1937), the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic ocean. She helped form The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots,...
Wall Of Femmes -- Jane Addams
Black and white portrait of Jane Addams (1860-1935), who was a social worker, public philosopher, sociologist, and leader in the women's suffrage movement. Wall of Femmes is a street art organization that...
Wall Of Femmes -- Frida Khalo
Black and white portrait of Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), a Mexican painter famous for her surrealist and hyper-realist paintings and her depiction of female experience and indigenous tradition. Wall of Femmes...
Wall Of Femmes -- Emma Goldman
Black and white portrait of Emma Goldman (1869-1940), an anarchist, activist, and writer who played an important role in the development of the anarchist philosophy in North America and Europe. Goldman...
Wall Of Femmes
"Wall of Femmes is a collective of feminists living in Montreal. Our aims are many: To promote wider recognition and knowledge of women we admire and find inspirational To assert the people's ownership...
Wall Of Femmes -- Angela Davis
Black and white portrait of Angela Davis (1944- ), an American political activist, scholar, and author. She led the Communist Party USA in the 1960's. Her work focuses on prisoner rights, African American...
Wall Of Femmes -- Malalai Joya
Black and white portrait of Malalai Joya (1978- ), an activist, writer, and former politician from Afghanistan. She was dismissed from National Assembly of Afghanistan in 2007 after renouncing the presence...
Wall Of Femmes -- Ani Pachen
Black and white portrait of Ani Pachen (1922-2002), a Tibetan Buddhist nun who led the Ledhma clan in armed rebellion against China. She is know as the "Tibetan Joan of Arc." "Wall of Femmes is a collective...
Wall Of Femmes -- Elizabeth Hawes
Black and white portrait of Elizabeth Hawes (1903-1971), an American clothing designer, critic of the fashion industry, journalist, union organization, feminist, and activist. She was one of the first...
Wall Of Femmes -- Pepita Martin Luengo
Black and white portrait of Pepita Martin Luengo (1945-2009), born Josefa Martin Luengo, was hostess of the School Free Paideia located in Mérida, Spain, which aimed to teach children with freedom from...
Wall Of Femmes -- Margaret Sanger
Black and white portrait of Margaret Sanger (1879-1966), an American activist, sex educator and nurse. Sanger opened the first birth control clinic in the U.S. and established organizations that evolved...
Wall Of Femmes -- Rosa Luxemburg
"Rosa Luxemburg, (born March 5, 1871, Zamość, Poland, Russian Empire [now in Poland]—died January 15, 1919, Berlin, Germany), Polish-born German revolutionary and agitator who played a key role in...
Wall Of Femmes -- Odetta
Black and white portrait of Odetta Holmes (1930-2008), an American singer, songwriter, guitarist, singer, and human rights activist. She played American folk music, blues, jazz, and spirituals and she...
Wall Of Femmes -- Madeleine Parent
Black and white portrait of Madeleine Parent (1918-2012), who was a Canadian feminist, labour, and aboriginal rights activist. "Wall of Femmes is a collective of feminists living in Montreal. Our aims...
Wall Of Femmes -- Gladys Marin
Black and white portrait of Gladys Marin (1941-2005), a Chilean activist and political figure. Marin was the Secretary-General of the Communist Party of Chile and then president until her death. She accused...
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