Men and women of the past have fought through numerous trials in order to gain freedom for those living today. However, women have continuously been looked over despite the fact that they are imaginative, creative, and possess unlimited potential. While many have donated their efforts to women’s freedom, famous women such as Angelina Grimke, Annie Smith Peck, Bobbie Rosenfeld, Marilyn Monroe, Marian Anderson, and Eleanor Roosevelt, have made significant contributions. While men were leading the industry and everything around it, women rose and fought prejudices during the 1930s and beyond. Women all around have inspired millions, the fight started centuries ago with slavery, women’s rights, and religion.
Their support team consists of Haymitch, their mentor who won the Games 24 years ago, their sponsor and guide Effie Trinket and their stylists Portia and Cinna. Katniss becomes known as the girl on fire because of her costume during the opening ceremony. On the other hand, Peeta reveals his crush on Katniss to the world. After the preparations, the 24 tributes are transformed to the arena to fight with each other. At first, Katniss is on her own and tries to fight fairly in the arena.
Like Macbeth and his renowned bravery, Harding was revered in the elite competitive skating world for her incredible talent on the ice and for her superb athleticism, making history for being the first woman to do a triple axel (I, Tonya). Her ambition was to win the world championship and to go on to win gold in the Olympics. Days before the U.S Women’s Championships, and weeks prior to the 1994 Winter Games, her fellow competitor and rival, Nancy Kerrigan, was bludgeoned just above her right knee. The doctor who treated Kerrigan reported that the assailant “was clearly trying to debilitate her” (New York Times). It would later be known the assailant was hired by Harding’s ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly.
This is important because it proves that she really was an ambitious leader. Cleopatra was in it for the fame and glory, as well as for the power that came along with it.This made her a fierce and respected leader of her time. About a millenia and a half years later came another of the world 's most famous female leaders. Although she was more a teenager than a woman, Jeanne D’Arc, known as Joan of Arc, was one of the most legendary female figures ever. Joan barely even had a childhood.
You people, want this world to blossom with heroes that are untouchable, but my how all of you are so imaginative. Eva on the other hand won’t rest until she reaches her goal and becomes the first ever woman to in the Royal Rumble in Valorous Wrestling. And when the dust settles
Women have always struggled when it comes to gender equality and in the Olympics, it is no different. The road to representation has been long and tough, only very recently have there been women representing every country. I will be covering topics such as inspirational female athletes, women’s sports, sexism and media coverage, and their achievements. The topic of women in the Olympic Games is especially relevant today, women are fighting as hard as ever for proper representation and equality. The worldwide feminist movement is striving for recognition and justice for all.
Many nights of hard work and tears go into perfecting the routine. According to an ESPN article, Eileen Bangaoil, cheerleader at UCLA, tore her ACL, which is no small injury, at the begging of the season and continued to tough it out to help assure her team’s spot at her national competition. She gritted her teeth through countless games, public appearances, and practices before she decided to get her ACL fixed, just for the benefit of the team. While Bangaoil is one of the many reasons why cheerleading has the highest ranking of catastrophic injuries behind football, this also shows the strength and determination a competitive cheerleader has to participate in such a dangerous sport, and
THE CHARACTERS ONE – ESTHER GREENWOOD “A few weeks ago, I was watching a YouTube video by a girl named Michelle Phan. The comment box was filled with hate and messages that said, “This is such a first world problem.” But was it?” Michelle was one of the first beauty video bloggers of the YouTube community and soon her fan following had grown to twelve million people. She kept on making videos and smiling at the camera but the truth was that she was no longer happy. She had achieved her dreams of success and of providing her family with financial security. She came from a poor family and worked hard for everything in her life and was therefore considered a role model by millions of people across the globe.
The Hunger Games is a deadly game to the death held annually, occurring to entertain the capitol. The Hunger Games is a result of a past rebellion, and is informed by the victorious Capitol as a punishment for the wrongdoing districts. The plot turns as Katniss Everdeen is selected as the female tribute of district 12. It was love that guided Katniss along her life-changing journey, which also drove the events of the Hunger Games along. Sacrifice is one of the huge factors of Katniss and Peeta winning the Hunger Games.
The next heroine not only breaks the typical gender stereotypes but also revolutionises the superhero movie genre. Wonder Woman was brought to the big screen in 2017 and made by female director Patty Jenkins. What is more, the premiere of the movie made a history since Wonder Woman had the biggest weekend opening for a female director, bringing in more than $100 million. Although female superheroes have always been present in cinema they have been limited in their exposure and always outnumbered by males. What really distinguishes Wonder Woman as a female superhero is that she is the first heroine belonging to a superhero team who was granted with her own separate movie.