Inspiring profiles of 46 women who are leading the way
You know many of their names—and although some are less well-known—they have a few things in common: they are all women who have broken barriers, been the first in their field to accomplish a major milestone and continue to lead the way for both women and men today. Now, in this new Special Edition from TIME, Women Changing the World, you’ll discover the stories of 46 accomplished women. Filled with striking photography commissioned exclusively for TIME, insightful biographies and quotes from the women profiled, Women Changing the World explores the achievements of women in politics, the arts, sciences, sports, entertainment and more. This Special Edition includes many familiar names—including Shonda Rhimes, Mary Barra, Janet Yellin, Rachel Maddow, and Aretha Franklin—as well as heroes like Mazie Hirono, the first Asian-American woman elected to the U.S. Senate, and Mae Jemison, the first woman of color in space. The inspiring accomplishments in Women Changing the World are a testament to the power of women, and it reveals the power of us all—making this a perfect gift for anyone.