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Gugu Mbatha-Raw portrays Miss World winner Jennifer Hosten in ‘Misbehaviour.’ We eavesdropped on a call between the two.

Hosten became the first Black woman to win Miss World in 1970

The not-so-peaceful protests that finally won women the right to vote

Watch the final episode of ‘The Fight: How American Women Won the Right to Vote’

Boston has always been run by White men. Michelle Wu is out to change that.

Growing up, she never expected to run for office

How racism tore apart the early women’s suffrage movement

Watch the second episode of ‘The Fight: How American Women Won the Right to Vote’

Behind the growing movement to add more women to history lessons

‘We have an obligation to correct this’

Why non-Black people of color can face racism and still be racist

We need to confront colorism and the ‘model minority’ myth within our own communities

Michelle Obama’s ‘vote’ necklace went viral. The designer found out that day it would be on TV.

Chari Cuthbert still isn’t sure how her brand captured the attention of the former first lady’s stylist

Malala Yousafzai just graduated. Now she wants you to join her feminist book club.

The Nobel Peace Prize winner told us about life in the pandemic, her collaboration with Literati and more

The 19th Amendment was ratified 100 years ago. This group is mobilizing the vote today.

Black Voters Matter is dedicated to fighting voter suppression