The Daily Beast put together a list of 25 women, under 25-years-old, who are making a mark on this terra-firma. Amongst the women are athletes, activists, and artists.
Here is one woman of inspiration:
Pakistani Kainat Soomro, raped in 2007, has defied tradition by taking her alleged attackers to court. Though they were acquitted in 2010—and her brother murdered and father beaten—Soomro is pursuing an appeal. The documentary Outlawed in Pakistan will tell her story on PBS this spring.
Read more about the women making their mark here: THEDAILYBEAST.COM