Possible Research Topics/Activists/Orgs

Work & Social Policy

  • Bhairavi Desai
  • Emma Tennayuca
  • Domitila Barrios de Chungara
  • Wangari Maathai
  • Antonia Hernandez
  • Aung San Suu Kyi
  • Arundhati Roy
  • Barbara Jordan
  • Combahee River Collective
  • Dolores Huerta
  • Lani Guinier
  • Madhu Purnima Kushwar
  • Marian Wright Edelman
  • Patricia Williams
  • Rinku Sen
  • Shirin Ebadi
  • Winona LaDuke
  • Patsy Takemoto Mink

Art & Social Protest

  • Women in Black
  • Las Mujeres Muralistas (SF)

Religion & Spirituality

  • Fatima Mernissi
  • Jacqueline Grant

Gender & Sexuality

  • Audre Lorde
  • Barbara Smith
  • Bernice Johnson Reagon
  • Cherrie Moraga
  • Gloria Anzaldua
  • Gloria Hull
  • Jewelle Gomez
  • Minnie Bruce Pratt
  • Surina Khan
  • Sylvia Guerrero
  • Urvashi Vaid
  • Leslie Feinberg

Reproductive Rights & Women’s Health

  • Ana Nieto Gomez
  • Angela Davis
  • Faye Wattleton
  • Rosalind Petchesky
  • Planned Parenthood

History of feminism

  • Alexandra Kollontai
  • Taj Al-Saltana
  • Anna Julia Cooper
  • Bettina Aptheker
  • Ernestine L. Potowski Rose
  • Fannie Lou Hamer
  • Haunani Kay Trask
  • Ida B. Wells Barnett
  • Maria Eugenia Echenique
  • Nawal El Saadawi
  • Shirley Chisholm

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