The Herstory: Women of the Past Collection
16 Scandalous Women In History Who Seduced Their Way To Power 314.6k VIEWS History often remembers women who seduced their way to power as so-called "bad girls." These intriguing women ... The Greatest Warrior Queens In History 66k VIEWS Despite millennia of male oppression, women have always managed to emerge in leadership roles, from queens who ruled without a ... 10 Clever Ways Women Influenced Politics Before Getting The Right To Vote ... 2.6k VIEWS Women may not have always had the right to vote, but that doesn't mean they didn't wield any political influence prior to the ... History's Most Fascinating Female Assassins 47.6k VIEWS We tend to think of assassins as being men, but there were plenty of historical assassins who were women. Women throughout ... The Insane Untold Story Of The Most Badass Woman In American History 328.7k VIEWS All western schoolchildren have heard of Sacagawea, and even more know the story of Pocahontas either from class ... Who Is The Toughest Female Warrior In History? 592 VOTES When it comes to pitting warriors against each other on the battlefield, it's common to think of men. Yet there have been ... Heroines of the Wild West You Wouldn't Want To Mess With 91.4k VIEWS When you think of the stereotypical Wild West individual, what comes to mind? Does your mind conjure images of dirty, gruff ... These Womens Rights Activists Trained As Blackbelts To Beat Up Cops 1.5k VIEWS Suffragettes around the world endured a lot; they had to fight hard for the right to vote. Did you know that ... From Queen Of France To Homeless Beggar: The Rise And Catastrophic Downfall Of ... 14.7k VIEWS France was a country torn apart by years of religious and civil wars when Marie de Medici married King Henri IV in 1600. It was ... The Women Behind the Worst Men in History 985.9k VIEWS There's an old saying that goes: "Behind every great man, there's an even better woman." This statement, however, also ... 20 Hardcore Female War Heroes You've Never Heard About 60.4k VIEWS Women war heroes prove that bravery and endurance are not reserved for male military personnel. Many women have served on the ... 17 Rare Photos of Unique Women Throughout History 7k VOTES Captured below are images depicting women throughout different eras of history. As a group obstructed by sexism over many ... 13 Famous Historical Women Who Married Guys Way Younger Than Them 44.1k VIEWS Even in modern times, women who choose younger men as partners get vilified, while old dudes who do the same are given ... Unbelievable Yet True Justifications Men Used To Keep Women From Voting 18.3k VIEWS What were some of the justifications for denying women the right to vote? Among some of the ridiculous reasons why women weren't ... 22 Amazing Photos Of Badass Women During The Great Depression 47.1k VIEWS Some of the most famous images of all time come from Dorothea Lange's photo series depicting women during the Great ... 12 Times Women Disguised As Men Made History 26.1k VIEWS It’s a man’s world, or so the old saying goes. Though women in history haven’t always been able to fight in wars, publish books, ... 13 Heroic American Women of War Who Deserve Recognition 10.3k VIEWS For most of US history, it's been against the rules for women to fight in wars, but that didn't stop them from trying. While ... The Fascinating Evolution Of Feminist Waves Throughout History 9.3k VIEWS Though it doesn't create the most representative picture of what can broadly be described as the women's movement, it can ... Political Wives Who Overshadowed Their Husbands 1.6k VOTES Women who have overshadowed their politician husbands include some of the greatest women in political history as well as some of ... When Imperial Japan Let 5 Women Leave The Country For The First Time, The ... 10.5k VIEWS During the 17th century, the third shôgun, Tokugawa Iemitsu, isolated Japan from the rest of the world because he feared ...