These Girls Should Be President One Day

Women have had a tough year by all accounts. But there are countless reasons not to give up, and many silver linings during an otherwise bleak time — like more than 20,000 women across the country running for public office.

Here's a small, but joyful, silver lining: More girls are dressing as female role models for Halloween. While we love us some adult feminist Halloween costumes, we've also recently spotted kids channeling powerful, inspiring leaders. The next generation is looking strong.

From Rosie the Riveter to Beyoncé, these feminist Halloween costumes prove that girls do, indeed, run the world. Check them out, ahead.

This little girl is California congresswoman Maxine Waters, a longtime activist known for calling out this administration on everything from sexism to threatening to leave millions uninsured.
This mom's passing down her girl-power vibes to her mini Rosie the Riveter.
Only the most powerful street corner in Brooklyn — and a very presidential-looking baby Hillary Clinton.
Baby Wonder Woman saves the day.
The woman, the myth, the legend: Ruth (Baby) Ginsburg.
Another Notorious RBG — with some crucial feminist reading material.
This girl slays as Beyoncé.
Because we all need more Beyoncé in our lives, here's little Bey with sis Solange.
This girl, channeling Senator Kamala Harris from California, is definitely a future senator.
Mom and daughter wore matching Frida Kahlo-inspired outfits.
Hermione working magic with her wand.