That’s iconic: women who have challenged the world



In celebrating International Women’s Day, we thought it was the perfect excuse to revisit iconic moments in history; moments where women have challenged inequality in all its forms and used their voice to advocate for change.


Colourful painted wall depicting famous feminist rebel characters.
Photo by Red Dot (@designfactory) taken from Unsplash.

This list is just the beginning and could never be complete because women challenge us, every day, for good.

What iconic moments are we missing? Tag us on social media @theequalityinstitute and let’s remind the world of the power we have, as individuals and collectively.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Millions of women in India

The Notorious RBG

The Juliana Plaintiffs