The conversation about feminism is currently experiencing a resurgence in mainstream media, pop culture and politics. What better time than now to acknowledge the women that laid down the path for our current conversations and look forward to the feminist issues that matter to us now and in the future?
Telling a story has the power to incite unique thought, inspire action and start meaningful conversations. And recognizing the role that women have played in the world allows us to add our own force to the momentum they created, and the framework they laid out. So in the name of Women’s History Month, here are just a few of the ground breaking women who started it all.