On Oct. 24, 1975, 90% of Icelandic women went on strike, refusing to do any work at their homes or their jobs. It was the largest demonstration in the nation's history and shut down the entire country.
Decades after her death, the novelist is guiding America's power brokers, from San Francisco to Washington, D.C. As they plough through their GCSE revision, UK students planning to take politics A-level in the autumn can comfort themselves with this thought: come September, they will be studying one thinker who does not belong in the dusty archives of ancient political theory but is achingly on trend.
Get a Glimpse Into Darby Stanchfield's Gorgeous Garden
She plays a political gladiator on <i></i>Scandal, but there's nothing scandalous about the way Darby Stanchfield spends her off-set hours. You'll find her gardening around her Los Angeles home and loving every minute of it.