Eva Svobodová studies political science. She is working on a research project based on exploring the growth of Islamophobia and is specifically interested in the gendered context of the ideology. She works in an NGO that engages in problems facing Romani children at the preschool level.Martina Smutná graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague. She is an independent artist working in different artistic and political fields. She is a member of Studio Without Masters, an open-platform that brings together students and graduates from art academies to critically reflect on the relationship between students and educational institutions.Together with Marie Lukáčová and Hana Kuncová, Eva and Martina founded the feminist initiative Fourth Wave.