Check Out These New Barbie Sheroes!

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Barbie surveyed about 8,000 moms and discovered 86% of them were concerned of the role models in their daughter's lives. As a solution, Barbie will be releasing 17 new dolls inspired by amazing and empowering women who have made history. 

Some of the historical women on the list include artist Frida Kahlo, Olympian Gabby Douglas, and aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.

Check them out below!

With 86% of US moms worried about the type of role models their daughters are exposed to, we are committed to shining a light on empowering female role models in an effort to inspire more girls. Join us by sharing your role models using #MoreRoleModels. #IWD2018 #HélèneDarroze #NicolaAdamsObe #ChloeKim #FridaKahlo #IbtihajMuhammad #KatherineJohnson #GabbyDouglas

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In honor of #InternationalWomensDay, we are committed to shining a light on empowering female role models past and present in an effort to inspire more girls. Join the conversation by sharing your role models using #MoreRoleModels.

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This #InternationalWomensDay, we are honoring more female role models than ever before. Introducing the largest addition to our Sheroes line to date - meet our new Global Sheroes. Share your role models with us to help inspire more girls using #MoreRoleModels. #IWD2018

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