Fed up with abusive husbands and corrupt officials, India’s poorest women are banding together, taking up arms, and fighting back.” Pink Gang" fights for the rights of women and other marginalized people in rural India.
In the Ukraine, a country where females are victims of sexual trafficking and gender oppression, a new tribe of empowered women is emerging. Calling themselves the “Asgarda”, the women seek complete autonomy from men.
These female archers are competing in the National Round Archery event of the 1908 London Olympics, just eight years after women were first permitted to enter the games at all. The event was won by Sybil (Queenie) Newall of Great Britain.