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We’ve heard the fictional story of the women warriors of the Dora Milaje in the movie Black Panther. Imagine if they were real. They may have been.
The Woman King is based on a true story. The film looks at the Agojie, a band of warrior women that protected Dahomey in the 1800s. They were fierce, deadly, and violent. They were also very effective.
Viola Davis stars as Nanisca, the leader of the Agojie. She’s training the next generation of female warriors to protect the kingdom.
The movie is filled with tense moments… Moments that will make you rage with anger, cringe in your seat because of the abuse, and cheer for the Agojie.
Throughout the film, there are leadership lessons galore. We will explore those leadership lessons in this article.