Anna May Wong was the first Chinese American movie star.
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Hannie Schaft, Resistance Fighter
Hannie Schaft was a resistance fighter of the Raad Van Verzet, which was closely tied to the Communist Party of the Netherlands.
Ilse Bing, Leica Queen
Ilse Bing, known as “The Queen of Leica” was an avant-garde photographer and pioneer of monochrome images, born in 1899 in Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany.
Altrincham School Feminists Fight Male Oppression
Seventeen year old Jinan Younis recently wrote an eloquent and powerful piece for The Guardian about her experience starting a feminist society at her all-girls school in the UK after being harassed by grown men on a school trip.
Punk CD Includes “My Sharona” “Mickey” and “Don’t Dream It’s Over”!
These YouTubers couldn’t have said it better
pzeud0nym : “I totally remember spraypainting ‘INXS’ and ‘The Knack’ on the walls, pissing off the establishment soooo much.
Glorious Glasgow! Jill Bryson and Rose McDowell who formed the band Strawberry Switchblade at the age of 20, talk clothes making, boyfriend lists, and give love advice to heart-achey fans inside of a Keith Haring inspired box!
Occupy Istanbul protesters camped out in a park in Gezi before it was recently evacuated by police.
Teen Engineer Invents Machine to Clean Ocean
Boyan Slat, born in Delft (South Holland) in ’94, has invented a massive garbage sifting machine to be put in the middle of the ocean.
Carmen Dell’Orefice, model and actress, was discovered at the age of 13 on a bus going to ballet class.
Frank Eugene, Teen Girl Portraits
Portraits of teenage girls by American photographer, Frank Eugene (1865-1936), who started taking photographs at the age of fifteen.