Did You Know; Hidden African Queens



Taking a moment today to look through History to look at the Most Suppressed rulers of the past, African Queens, we rarely hear of them...but they did exist!

Female rulers in ancient Egypt, Nubia, Nigeria, Ghana, Congo, and Guinee-Bissau. Africa is rich in positive female history and famous for its queens. This is an Excerpt from Max Dashu's Women's Power dvd


And my most favorite of all Hatshepsut


 The First woman who was King, the first Female Pharaoh! .She was the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty of Ancient Egypt. She is generally regarded by Egyptologists as one of the most successful pharaohs, reigning longer than any other woman of an indigenous Egyptian dynasty