Changes in Russian society over time have led to changes in the language. Feminism is one example, as the resources on this page describe.
The following videos give explanations and examples of feminitive forms in the Russian language. The videos are in Russian and can be played with the English subtitles.
Кому и зачем нужны феминитивы? (Who needs feminitives and why?)
Максим Кронгауз: зачем нужны феминитивы? (Maxim Krongauz: why do we need feminitives?) (Kuji Podcast 34)
The following Instagram pages provide information about prominent Russian women who made a big impact on different spheres of life.
In this podcast, Olga Alferova tells the stories of prominent Russian women. (Language: Russian).