Welcome to the lobotomy ladies. Men had the right to demand their wives or daughters be lobotomized against their will. so that will teach you to be cheerful while you scrub the floors.(Joseph Kennedy, father of JFK, had his daughter lobotomized.
Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.
Crowd gathered to witness the killing of Thomas Shipp and Abram Smith, two victims of the lynch law in Marion, Indiana, It was the impetus for Abel Meeropol's 1937 poem Strange Fruit, later recorded as a song by Billie Holiday in 1939
Tank Man, 1989 - The most iconic image of the Tiananmen Square massacre, this picture depicts the important “unknown rebel” standing in front of the tanks that threatened a peaceful protest in China. Jeff Widener snapped this image.