Paola Fantato is the first athlete to simultaneously compete in the Paralympics and Olympics in one year. She was afflicted with polio at a young age and in a wheelchair ever since. During the Paralympics she won three individual gold medals for Italy in archery. Her achievements are a reminder that nothing should inhibit or stop you from achieving what you want. For each and every single day of #WomenHistoryMonth , we're spotlighting a woman who is #BreakingGlass and shattering barriers. Illustrated by @joelburden#R29Collabs
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✨ Save this video to your Saved tab✨ and stay tuned through the rest of next week as @meaowree completes the full picture with two more videos. "I think women are scared of feeling powerful and strong and brave sometimes. There’s nothing wrong with being afraid. It’s not the absence of fear, it’s overcoming it and sometimes you just have to blast through and have faith." — @EmmaWatson
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@katewalsh11gb and @helenrichardson8 are the first same-sex spouses to win Olympic medals for the British field hockey team. Along with being incredible leaders for the team, the couple is proof that you can achieve anything. For each and every single day of #WomenHistoryMonth , we're spotlighting a woman who is #BreakingGlass and shattering barriers.
Tag a guy who thinks he's fly.✨ Don't go chasing waterfalls... but actually do and maybe your dreams will come true and #TLC will make a new album. ☁️
Wise words from the queen 🐝 herself. We're taking this advice from @beyonce and reminding ourselves to always fight for what we deserve.
Comment below with your ☁️dream☁️ place to jet set to. "The more I travelled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends." — #ShirleyMacLaine ✈️
General Lori Robinson is the highest ranking female general in United States history, an incredible accomplishment in an industry that is so largely dominated by men. She is a reminder that women are just as capable and able to do things as men are. Many have recognized her as being a strategic thinker and a strong leader especially when faced with adversity. For each and every single day of #WomenHistoryMonth , we're spotlighting a woman who is #BreakingGlass and shattering barriers. Illustrated by @joelburden#R29Collabs For more #BreakingGlass moments during #WomensHistoryMonth (and always) like Refinery29 on Facebook at the link in bio and follow us on Twitter.