Watch These Badass Modern Activists Tell The Stories Of Brave Women Of Color Throughout History

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, here are some inspiring women of color — past and present.

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, MTV’s Look Different campaign is highlighting stories of influential women of color who fought for civil rights throughout our country’s history. Look Different tapped powerful young activists working for social justice in 2016 to share these inspiring stories of important historical figures who deserve a bigger spotlight.

Here are some of the amazing presenters and the brave women whose stories they’re telling:

Elle Hearns presenting Sylvia Rivera

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