When I was a school girl, I distinctly remember how no one in my history books reflected who I was. The textbooks were filled with surface-level historical accounts of people I didn't find a cultural connection to. As I got older and discovered the joys of reading I also found that it opened my world up to people who contributed to the greatness of this country and our world and who were never mentioned in my school history books. Check out these six Latinas who you never learned about from your school's history book.
6 women you never learned about in your schools' history books
I bet these fierce ladies weren't in your history books.