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Diane Julie Abbott
1953-
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: British Labour politician, Member of Parliament

Lesley Abdela
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: women's rights activist, journalist

Kate Adie
1945-
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: correspondent for BBC News

Dee Aker
From: United States: California
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: International correspondent, Director of Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

Isabel Allende
1942-
From: Chile, United States: California
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, writer

Shulamit Aloni
1928-2014
From: Israel
Fields: Education, Government and Politics, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: politician, activist, educator, journalist

Christiane Amanpour
1958-
From: United Kingdom, United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: CNN's chief international correspondent, anchor ABC News "This Week"

Emily Greene Balch
1867-1961
From: United States: Massachusetts
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Economics, Education, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Economist, activist, Nobel Peace Prize winner

Elizabeth L. Banks
1872-1938
From: United Kingdom, United States: New Jersey
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Journalist

Djuna Barnes
1892-1982
From: France, United Kingdom, United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: Poet, playwright, journalist

Robertine Barry
1863-1910
From: Canada
Fields: Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Journalist and publisher

Daisy Gatson Bates
1914-1999
From: United States: Arkansas
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Civil rights activist

Daisy May Bates
1859-1951
From: Australia, Ireland
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Anthropology, Exploration and Adventure, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Journalist, welfare worker, involved with the Australian Aboriginal cultures

Lydia Becker
1827-1890
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting

Veronica Belmont
1982-
From: United States: California, Connecticut
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: CNET and PlayStation Video host

Cathleen Black
1944-
From: United States: Illinois, New York
Fields: Business and Finance, Journalism and Broadcasting

Alice Stone Blackwell
1857-1950
From: United States: Massachusetts, New Jersey
Fields: Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting

Nellie Bly
1867-1922
From: United States: Indiana, Pennsylvania
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Myrna Blyth
From: United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Winifred Bonfils
1863-1936
From: United States
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Margaret Bourke-White
1904-1971
From: United States: Connecticut, New Jersey, New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Photography
Key Words/Phrases: photographed the Dust Bowl victims, early Soviet Union

Myra Bradwell
1831-1894
From: United States: Illinois, Vermont
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting, Law
Key Words/Phrases: lawyer, publisher, activist

Helen Gurley Brown
1922-
From: United States: Arkansas, California
Fields: Business and Finance, Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry

Emma Bugbee
1888-1981
From: United States
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting

Lydia Maria Child
1802-1880
From: United States: Massachusetts
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting, Religion

Adrienne Clarkson
1939-
From: Canada
Fields: Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting

Inga Clendinnen
1934-
From: Australia
Fields: History, Journalism and Broadcasting

Emma Shaw Colcleugh
1846-1940
From: United States: Connecticut, Rhode Island
Fields: Exploration and Adventure, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, traveler, lecturer

Katie Couric
1957-
From: United States: Virginia
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

May Craig
1889-1975
From: United States: Maine, Maryland, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist

Eve Curie-Labouisse
1905-2007
From: France, United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Music
Key Words/Phrases: writer, journalist, pianist, UNICEF

Eliza Lanesford Cushing
1794-1886
From: Canada
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Countess Marion Donhoff
1909-2002
From: Germany
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Rheta Dorr
1872-1948
From: United States: New York
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting

Marjory Stoneman Douglas
1890-1998
From: United States: Florida
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Environment, Journalism and Broadcasting

Maureen Dowd
1952-
From: United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Alice Dunnigan
1906-1983
From: United States: Kentucky, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Fanny Fern (Sara Payson Willis Parton)
1811-1872
From: United States: Maine, New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: writer, columnist

Janet Flanner
1892-1978
From: France, United States: Indiana, New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: writer, journalist

Margaret Fuller
1810-1850
From: United States: Massachusetts
Fields: Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, critic, women's rights activist

Meryl Getline
1953-
From: United States: California, Colorado, Ohio
Fields: Aviation and Space Exploration, Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry

Mary Katherine Goddard
1738-1816
From: United States: Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Other
Key Words/Phrases: publisher, the first American postmistress

Amy Goodman
1957-
From: United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, columnist, reporter, Democracy Now!

Donna Halper
1947-
From: United States: Massachusetts
Fields: Education, History, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: historian, teacher, radio announcer, music director

Raicho Hiratsuka
1886-1971
From: Japan
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: feminist, journalist, activist

Drusilla Dunjee Houston
1876-1941
From: United States: Minnesota, Oklahoma, Virginia
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Education, History, Journalism and Broadcasting

Arianna Huffington
1950-
From: Greece, United Kingdom, United States: California
Fields: Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Co-founder of The Huffington Post

Charlayne Hunter-Gault
1942-
From: United States: Georgia, New York, South Carolina, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Clare Boothe Luce
1903-1987
From: United States: Connecticut, New York, Washington DC
Fields: Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: playwright, editor, journalist, ambassador, U.S. Congresswoman

Rachel Maddow
1973-
From: United States: California, Massachusetts, New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: radio, TV anchor, political commentator

Frances Marion
1888-1973
From: United States: California
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: writer, journalist, screenwriter

Mary McAleese
1951-
From: Ireland
Fields: Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting, Law
Key Words/Phrases: President of Ireland, barrister, lawyer, journalist

Kathleen Harriman Mortimer
1917-2011
From: Russia, United Kingdom, United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Journalism, Yalta, Churchill, Roosevelt

Christine Ockrent
1944-
From: Belgium, France
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, French TV

Anna Ottendorfer
1815-1884
From: Germany, United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Philanthropy
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, philanthropist, owner of New Yorker Staats-Zeitung

Marvin Breckinridge Patterson
1905-2002
From: United States: New York, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Philanthropy, Photography, Stage and Screen
Key Words/Phrases: photojournalist, filmmaker, philanthropist

Jane Pauley
1950-
From: United States: Indiana, New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: TV journalist, TV anchor

Ethel Payne
1911-1991
From: United States: Illinois, Washington DC
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting

Eleanor Poehler
1885-1949
From: United States: Minnesota
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: radio broadcaster

Katherine Anne Porter
1890-1980
From: United States: New York, Texas
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: writer, journalist, novelist, activist

Anna Quindlen
1952-
From: United States: New York, Pennsylvania
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: writer, novelist, journalist, columnist

Eunice Randall
From: United States: Massachusetts
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: radio announcer, radio engineer

Ishbel Ross
1895?-1975
From: United Kingdom, United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, writer

Martha Rountree
1911-1999
From: United States: Florida, New York, South Carolina, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, broadcaster, Meet the Press

Wilma Rudolph
1940-1994
From: United States: Tennessee
Fields: Education, Journalism and Broadcasting, Sports
Key Words/Phrases: track and field, track-and-field

Josephine Ruffin
1842-1924
From: United States: Massachusetts
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: editor, journalist, civil rights leader, activist

Summer Sanders
1972-
From: United States: California
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Sports
Key Words/Phrases: swimming, swimmer

Jeanne Sauve
1922-1993
From: Canada
Fields: Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting

Diane Sawyer
1945-
From: United States: Kentucky, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Marjorie Scardino
1947-
From: United Kingdom, United States: Arizona
Fields: Business and Finance, Journalism and Broadcasting, Law

Sigrid Schultz
1893-1980
From: France, Germany, United States: Illinois
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Tasha Schwikert
1984-
From: United States: Nevada
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Sports
Key Words/Phrases: gymnast, gymnastics

Saira Shah
1964-
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: journalist

Gayle Sierens
1954-
From: United States: Florida
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: news anchor, sports anchor, reporter

Miina Sillanpaa
1866-1952
From: Finland
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Government and Politics, Journalism and Broadcasting, Management and Labor Relations
Key Words/Phrases: member of parliament, minister, journalist

Gloria Penner Snyder
From: United States: California
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: journalist, broadcaster

Gloria Steinem
1934-
From: United States: New York, Ohio
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: feminist, journalist, activist

Kate Swift
1923-2011
From: United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry
Key Words/Phrases: feminist. writer, editor, promoted non-sexist language

Ida Tarbell
1857-1944
From: United States: Connecticut, Pennsylvania
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: muckraker, investigative journalist, exposed the Standard Oil Company corruption

Helen Thomas
1920-
From: United States: Kentucky, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Dorothy Thompson
1893-1961
From: United States: New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Marie Torre
1924-1997
From: United States: New York, Pennsylvania
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Barbara Tuchman
1912-1989
From: United States: New York
Fields: History, Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry

Adaora Lily Ulasi
1932-
From: Nigeria, United Kingdom
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry

Nancy Wake
1912-2011
From: Australia, France, New Zealand
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Military and Warfare
Key Words/Phrases: correspondent, resistance fighter, war heroine

Bree Walker
1953-
From: United States: California, Minnesota
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Journalism and Broadcasting

Judith C. Waller
1889-1972
From: United States: Illinois
Fields: Education, Journalism and Broadcasting

Barbara Walters
1929-
From: United States: Massachusetts, New York
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Fay Gillis Wells
1908-2002
From: United States: Minnesota, Washington DC
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Aviation and Space Exploration, Journalism and Broadcasting

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett
1862-1931
From: United States: Illinois, Mississippi, Tennessee
Fields: Activism and Social Service, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting

Rebecca West
1892-1983
From: United Kingdom
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting, Literature and Poetry

Oprah Winfrey
1954-
From: United States: Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, Tennessee, Wisconsin
Fields: Business and Finance, Journalism and Broadcasting, Philanthropy, Stage and Screen

Victoria Claflin Woodhull
1838-1927
From: United Kingdom, United States: New York, Ohio
Fields: Business and Finance, Government and Politics, Human Rights, Journalism and Broadcasting

Judy Woodruff
1946-
From: United States: Oklahoma, Washington DC
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting

Irene Aloha Wright
1879-1972
From: Cuba, Spain, United States: Colorado, Washington DC
Fields: Exploration and Adventure, History, Journalism and Broadcasting

Sheryl WuDunn
1959-
From: United States: New York
Fields: Business and Finance, Journalism and Broadcasting
Key Words/Phrases: Pulitzer Prize winner, journalist, businesswoman

Marie Zimmerman
1894-1973
From: United States: Iowa
Fields: Journalism and Broadcasting



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