Legendary Women
Official tumblr for the Legendary Women, Inc. charity.

Legendary Women, Inc. is an organization founded to counteract the negative representation of women in the media, as well as to empower and promote women in their everyday lives and endeavors.

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - the 24th and current president of Liberia. She was awarded the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize along with fellow Liberian Leymah Gbowee for their non-violent struggle to help gain and draw attention to women’s rights in Liberia. Their protests helped to inspire major changes in the Liberian government, including her own election.

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