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Women Who Changed the World

18Feb 20
Sky Brown will become Britain’s youngest summer Olympian

Sky Brown will become Britain’s youngest summer Olympian

Sky Brown is only 11 years old. And will head to Tokyo in the summer of 2020 to compete in skateboarding. Sky splits her time between Japan and the US but will represent Great Britain where her father was born. She is the first female to ever land a ‘frontside 540’. Her other sports include…

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18Feb 20

Can you act if you’re pregnant?

Not all production companies want pregnant women to act in their shows or commercials. So women actors end up hiding their pregnancies. They often lose their job when it is…

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The Women Who Changed the World series profiles inspiring, influential women who challenged stereotypes, overcame barriers, and opened doors. Some were the first women in their fields. Some rose to the top of professions, companies, or nations previously run or dominated by men. Some were activists, some were queens, some quietly did their jobs. Each title includes a diverse selection of 12 women who had a lasting impact: on the arts, business, education, entertainment, equality and social justice, the media, medicine, the military, politics, science and technology, the space industry, and sports.

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