Ashok Row Kavi is an Indian journalist and one of India's most prominent LGBT rights activists
Shadi Amin is an Iranian feminist, writer and activist who was forced to leave Iran in the 1980s because of her political activities. She is currently living in exile in Germany.
Alex introduces you to another Jamaican sprinter, Yohan Blake. Will he emulate his teammate Usain Bolt?
Míriam Martinho is a leading feminist journalist and LGBT activist in Brazil.
Alex introduces out Brazilian beach volleyballer Larissa França - who's going for Olympic gold in Rio.
With the dominance of Michael Phelps in the pool, Alex wants to draw your attention to Ryan Lochte of Team USA.
Joël Gustave Nana Ngongang (1982-2015) known as Joel Nana, was a leading African LGBT human rights advocate and HIV/AIDS activist.
Yinhe Li is a sociologist, sexologist and an LGBT rights activist in the People's Republic of China.
Hestia's new domestic violence campaign UK Says No More launched last night, Maisie Barker reports.
We celebrate five heroic women from history you oughta know about.