From tragic love stories to open resistance against political tyranny, the soft, simple words of Anna Akhmatova’s poems reminded Russia of its humanity.
Yara ZgheibApril 15, 2019
From corporate lawyer to professional athlete, meet Jenny Davis, the woman inspiring others to become explorers of the world and of their limits. And to never, ever give up.
Yara ZgheibMarch 7, 2019
A six-year-old walked to her first day of school, watched and scorned by a nation. Rube Bridges taught that nation a life-changing lesson on racism.
Yara ZgheibFebruary 20, 2019
Louisa “Lulu” Jacobs did not choose to be born a black female slave in 19th century America. But she did choose education. It brought her freedom, and then she spent her life sharing…
Yara ZgheibFebruary 18, 2019