Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died at the age of 87, was honored with events at the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Capitol.
As a child, Rita M. Lopidia learned that women are usually the first victims of political conflict. Now she's won an award for building peace.
In all branches of the U.S. military, women serve important roles, from enlisted personnel to four-star generals and admirals.
A mural of activist Ida B. Wells was unveiled to mark the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote in the U.S.
The State Department plans to promote security by helping women worldwide reach leadership positions in dealing with conflict.
The 2020 Gandhi Peace Award recipients have much in common besides their Syrian heritage. Both have braved their native country's war zones to help people.
Ida B. Wells has been honored for her outstanding and courageous reporting on lynching in America. Read on to learn more about her work and legacy.
Learn about Diana Berrent, who defeated COVID-19 and launched an online movement encouraging fellow survivors to donate plasma for antibody research.
Learn how the U.S. government has worked alongside the citizens of Kosovo to help strengthen the country’s justice system.