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Photo journalist Yunghi Kim felt that there was a "silent generation" of women photojournalists who are often overlooked. Maybe their work was never digitized. Maybe their work is sitting right now in the basements of newspapers, magazines and photo agencies, buried in an archive they can't access and may never be able to. So she took it upon herself to do something about it.
Jenna Amatulli / Huffington Post
Prime Minister Erna Solberg explained the global pandemic to the nation’s children and answered questions they submitted about what to do.
Jen Wieczner / Fortune
Hewson is one of 38 women who are currently, or are soon to be, CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, though that number may drop to 35 this spring with her and others' departures.
Jennifer Nalewicki / Smithsonian Magazine
“What she was doing through her entrepreneurial endeavors wasn’t just focused on her own economic and financial advancement, but it was a way for her to provide economic advancement for her community, particularly black working-class women. She thought of a way that the beauty industry could give these women financial independence and autonomy over their labor and working lives.”
Alice George / Smithsonian Magazine
A sled used by Libby Riddles, first woman to win the legendary Iditarod sled dog race, resides at the Smithsonian. Read more about her remarkable path to victory here.
"We have sort of felt that those are some of the undercurrent feelings that they've had for a long time. But to see that as the argument, as blatant misogyny and sexism as the argument against us, is really disappointing."