Lorde & Katy Perry Hang Out Behind Taylor Swift’s Back: Ultimate Betrayal?
How could she!? Taylor Swift's BFF Lorde totally betrayed her by hanging out with Katy Perry, Tay's rumored archenemy! How did this happen?! We have all the juicy deets! Ellie Goulding, 28, and Lorde,...
Elizabeth Ann Louisa Mackay
Elizabeth Ann Louisa Mackay (née Budge, 23 January 1843 – 24 August 1908) was a New Zealand farmer, feminist, community leader and inventor. She was born in Godmanchester, Huntingdonshire, Engla...
Miriam Soljak
Miriam Soljak (née Cummings) (1879 – 1971) was a pioneering New Zealand feminist, communist, unemployed rights activist and supporter of family planning efforts.Born Miriam Bridelia Cummings in Hastin...
Kate Sheppard
Katherine Wilson "Kate" Sheppard (10 March 1847–13 July 1934) was the most prominent member of New Zealand's Women's Suffrage and was the country's most famous suffragette. She also appears on the New...
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Daphne Purves
Dame Daphne Helen Purves, DBE (8 November 1908 – 14 October 2008) was New Zealand's oldest Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire at the time of her death. Her main area of expertise ...
Renee Taylor (writer)
Renee Gertrude Taylor, ONZM (born 1929), is a feminist writer and playwright from New Zealand. Her ancestry is Scots and Māori from the tribe of Ngāti Kahungunu. Also known as Renee, the writer descri...
Amey Daldy
Amey Daldy (c.1829–17 August 1920) was an English-born New Zealand feminist and suffragist. She was an important leader in the movement for women's suffrage in New Zealand, but later resigned as...
Meri Te Tai Mangakahia
Meri Te Tai Mangakahia (22 May 1868 – 10 October 1920) was a campaigner for women's suffrage in New Zealand.
Mangakahia was born in Lower Waihou near Panguru in the Hokianga valley. A member of th...
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Freda Du Faur
Emmeline Freda Du Faur (16 September 1882 – 11 September 1935) was the first female mountaineer to climb New Zealand's tallest mountain, Aoraki / Mount Cook.
Du Faur was born in Croydon, Sydney. S...
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Margaret Bullock
Margaret Bullock (4 January 1845–17 June 1903) was a New Zealand journalist, writer, feminist and social reformer. She was born in Auckland, New Zealand, on 4 January 1845.
Jean Begg
Jean Begg (7 October 1886–15 February 1971) was a New Zealand welfare worker and administrator, feminist. She was born in Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand on 7 October 1886.
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Rhoda Alice Bloodworth
Rhoda Alice Bloodworth (22 June 1889–23 December 1980) was a New Zealand labour activist, community worker and feminist. She was born in Skipton, Yorkshire, England on 22 June 1889.
Margaret Sievwright
Margaret Home Sievwright (19 March 1844 – 9 March 1905) was a New Zealand feminist, political activist and community leader. She was born in Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland in 1844. She emig...
Alexis Hunter
Alexis Jan Atthill Hunter (4 November 1948 – 24 February 2014) was a contemporary New Zealand painter and photographer, who used feminist theory in her work. She lived in London. Hunter was also a mem...
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Audre Lorde
Audre Lorde (/ˈɔːdri lɔrd/; born Audrey Geraldine Lorde, February 18, 1934 – November 17, 1992) was a Caribbean-American writer, radical feminist, womanist, lesbian, and civil rights activist. Lorde s...
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Lettie Annie Allen
Lettie Annie Allen (3 October 1901–15 June 1980) was a New Zealand public servant, political activist, feminist and local politician. She was born in Wellington, New Zealand on 3 October 1901.
Mary Ann Colclough
Mary Ann Colclough (20 February 1836–7 March 1885) was a New Zealand feminist and social reformer. She was born in London, England on 20 February 1836. She contributed to various colonial newspa...
Sonja Davies
Sonja Davies ONZ (11 November 1923 – 12 June 2005) was a New Zealand trade unionist, peace campaigner, and Member of Parliament. On 6 February 1987 Davies was the third appointee to the Order of...
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Edith Searle Grossmann
Edith Searle Grossmann (8 September 1863–27 February 1931) was a New Zealand teacher, novelist, journalist and feminist. She was born in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia on 8 September 1863.
Alice Mary Cassie
Alice Mary Cassie (19 November 1887–17 March 1963) was a New Zealand political activist and feminist. She was born in Dundee, Angus, Scotland on 19 November 1887.
Phillida Bunkle
Phillida Bunkle (born 1944) is a former New Zealand politician. She represented the Alliance in Parliament from 1996 to 2002, when she retired. Bunkle was for many years a lecturer at Victoria Univers...
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Helen Connon
Helen Connon (1860 – 22 February 1903) was an educational pioneer from Christchurch, New Zealand. She was the first woman in the British Empire to win any university degree with honours.Born in Melbou...
Sarah Page (prohibitionist)
Sarah Page (1863–1950) was a New Zealand teacher, feminist, prohibitionist, socialist and social reformer. She was born in Waimea South, Nelson, New Zealand in 1863.
Merepeka Raukawa-Tait
Merepeka Raukawa-Tait (aka Mary Gayle Sims) is a New Zealand politician and former chief executive of the Women's Refuge organisation of New Zealand. She is currently a councilor at large for the Roto...
Sue Kedgley
Susan Jane Kedgley (born 1948), BA (Victoria University), TTC (University of Auckland), MA (Hons) (University of Otago), is a New Zealand politician, food campaigner and author.
She is married to ...
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Emily Patricia Gibson
Emily Patricia Gibson (c.1864–24 April 1947) was a New Zealand proof-reader, feminist, socialist and internationalist. She was born in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland on c.1864.
Emily Maguire (politician)
Emily Maguire (1 April 1873 – 9 August 1961) was a New Zealand community worker, local politician and feminist. She was born in Burnley, Lancashire, England on 1 April 1873. She was a member of ...
Christina Kirk Henderson
Christina Kirk Henderson (15 August 1861 – 27 September 1953) was a New Zealand teacher, feminist, prohibitionist, social reformer and editor. She was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on 1...