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Dignified Women Who Changed History

Woman hitting a Neo-Nazi

This is a famous photograph taken in Vaxjo, Sweden on April 13, 1985 by Hans Runesson. The woman hitting him is Danuta Danielsson, of Polish-Jewish origin. Her mother had been in a concentration camp so upon seeing the young Nazis in her town, she became incensed.

A suffragist protests

In 1917, female suffragists were arrested for picketing the White House. They were asked by the chief of police to stop picketing but they refused.
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