Meet Erika the Red: Viking women were warriors too, say scientists

The Guardian

Women have been fighting for our rights for more than 1000 years. And we are still fighting. A skeleton found in Norway challenged the assumption that Viking warrior heroes left their women at home. According to archaelogist Ella Al-Shamahi, the remains found were already identified as female but “her burial site had not been considered a warrior grave ‘simply because the occupant was a woman’.” Read More >>>