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Nguyen Khang Taktsang Monastery - Bhutan http://www.travelbrochures.org/109/asia/going-to-bhutan

Suspended in Light by Mary Kay on ~ The Metéora is one of the largest and most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece, second only to Mount Athos.

Terraced river valley in Bhutan (Himalayas)

Mu Cang Chai, Vietnam - photo from pixohub; Mù Cang Chải is a rural district of Yên Bái Province, in the Northeast region of Vietnam. Farming is one of the main businesses of the province.

Virginia Woolf 1882 - 1941 NOVELIST & ESSAYIST Not just for being an important and inventive modern novelist, but for reminding us, in A Room of One's Own, of what remarkable things women might have written throughout history if they hadn't been too burdened by household cares and society's restrictions.

Virginia Woolf 1882 - 1941 NOVELIST & ESSAYIST Not just for being an important and inventive modern novelist, but for reminding us, in A Room of One's Own, of what remarkable things women might have written throughout history if they hadn't been too b

Ethel L. Payne (August 14, 1911 – May 28, 1991) was an African-American journalist. Known as the "First Lady of the Black Press", she was a columnist, lecturer, and freelance writer. She combined advocacy with journalism as she reported on the civil rights movement during the 1950s and 1960s. She became the first female African-American commentator employed by a national network when CBS hired her in 1972. In addition to her reporting of American domestic politics, she also covered…

Ethel L. Payne (August 1911 - May was an African American journalist, known as the "first lady of the black press.

Josephine Butler, died 1906 Victorian British feminist who campaigned against the sexual exploitation of vulnerable women and children, working for legislative reform to provide them with some degree of protection, equality and justice.

George Richmond: Josephine Elizabeth Butler - pioneering feminist, opponent of the sexist Contagious Diseases Act.

ZITKALA-SA (pen name of writer and activist Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, exposed the hardships faced by students at Native American boarding schools by writing about her own experiences as a student and as a teacher, published a book of tribal folklore called Old Indian Legends, founder of the National Council of American Indians for better treatment for all Native Americans)

Portrait of Zitkala-Sa by Gertrude Kasebier, about Zitkala-Sa was the pen name of writer and activist Gertrude Simmons Bonnin She exposed the hardships faced by students at Native American boarding schools by writing about her own.