Vandana Shiva is a modern day revolutionary, and for forty years has been fighting a heroic battle on behalf of humanity and the ecologically besieged natural systems that support us. But she is opposed by powerful multinational corporations invested in continuing their toxic though lucrative agricultural practices. As one of the greatest activists of modern…
Kate Schatz is the creator of the Rad Women book series, along with illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl. Her children’s book, Rad American Women A-Z spent a combined 11 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. She is the co-founder of Solidarity Sundays, a nationwide network of feminist activist groups.
Greta Thunberg is a 17 year old Swedish climate and environmental activist. She has received worldwide recognition for her efforts to fight climate change. She was named Time magazine’s Person of the Year 2019, the youngest individual to earn the honor.
Amanda Southworth is a sixteen year old iOS developer, and a mental health and human rights activist. She is creator of AnxietyHelper, which is a mental health guidebook.
Muniba Mazari is a Pakistani artist, model, activist, motivational speaker, singer, and television host. She uses a wheelchair due to injuries sustained in a car accident which makes her Pakistan’s first wheelchair-using model. She is also the National Ambassador for UN Women Pakistan.
Hallie Iglehart Austen’s book, The Heart of the Goddess, is being reissued in October 2018. She is also the founder of Seaflow: Protect Our Living Oceans and All One Ocean: Cleaning Up the Oceans, One Beach at a Time.
America Ferrera is an Emmy Award-Winning Actress & Activist and Co-Founder of Harness. She is best known for her leading role as Betty Suarez on the comedy-drama television series Ugly Betty.
Raquel Saraswati is an American Muslim activist who focuses primarily on issues related to the status of women and girls in Muslim-majority societies and communities. She spearheads new media initiatives and conducts research for nonprofit organizations and think tanks.
Emma Watson is a British actress and model. Emma Watson – Actress, Model. In 2014, Emma was named a U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations. Her role is to serve as an advocate for U.N. Women’s gender equality campaign known as HeForShe.