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Shirley Chisholm (1924 - 2005)  "Unbought and Unbossed" Chisholm was the first African American woman in Congress, a 1972 candidate for president, and a life long advocate for women's and civil rights.

(she shares my birthday - 30 Nov!) Delta Sigma Theta Soror Shirley Chisholm - "Unbought and Unbossed" Chisholm was the first African American woman in Congress, a 1972 candidate for president, and a life long advocate for women's and civil rights.

Racism history for African Americans in a quick picture. The picture shows what…

Racism history for African Americans in a quick picture. The picture shows what racism with African Americans has been like with simple stats.

George Washington Carver - looks to be getting ready to attend a Tuskegee graduation

George Washington Carver overcame slavery to achieve fame as a scientist, botanist, and educator. (KO) What a wonderful man. He overcame so much, then went onto to achieve amazing things. He was a great blessing to this country.

Alice Coachman, 88, specialized in the high jump. An American, she became the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal in the 1948 London games.     "Winning that gold medal meant everything to me. I didn’t get to celebrate much after, because it was so crowded and everyone wanted to see me. But the one thing I did ask my coach for was a beer. I’d been with her for three years, so she knew that I didn’t drink or smoke. 'You, a beer?' she asked, laughing. I think I only drank about…

The Way We Were: 1948 London Olympians Look Back

Alice Coachman, was the first black woman ever to win an Olympic gold medal. She won in the 1948 London games in the high jump (Pictured here in

A rare photo of Rosa Park taking down her hair before bedtime. "Aware of the racial politics of hair and appearance, she tucked it away in a series of braids and buns — maintaining a clear division between her public presentation and private person." - Jeanne Theoharis {huffington post}

The common image of Rosa Parks is a bespectacled woman with hair pulled back. But Parks’ had waist-length hair that she did not reveal publicly.

Rosa Parks arrested for her refusal to give up her seat on a bus to a white woman, which sparked the Civil Rights Movement

The Resilience Of Rosa Parks Mug Shot

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

Willa Brown (1906-1992), the first Black woman to hold both a commercial and private license in the USA, she founded the National Negro Airmen Association of America and was the first Black female to be an officer in the Civil Air Patrol.

Flying With America's Most Famous Female Aviators

Willa Brown the first African-American woman to hold both a commercial and private license in the USA, she founded the National Negro Airmen Association of America and was the first African-American female to be an officer in the Civil Air Patrol.

Bruce Davidson - Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis and their children at a peace rally in NYC, 1962.

Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis, and their children protest at a CORE (Congress of Racial Equality) peace demonstration, NYC, 1962 (Bruce Davidson) via specialnights

Madam C. J. Walker, She was the first African-American woman millionaire.

Sarah Breedlove better known as Madam CJ Walker Thank you Madame C. Walker was the first African American Female millionaire. She created the hot comb, that devise used to straighten hair, along with hair care products.

The one book that survived. True Christianity started in Ethiopia. Mary the Magdalene also was Ethiopian.  Ethiopian Bible is the oldest and complete bible on earth. Written in Ge'ez an ancient dead language of Ethiopia it's nearly 800 years older than the King James Version and contains 81-88 books compared to 66. It includes the Book of ENOCH, Esdras, Buruch and all 3 Books of MACCABEE, and a host of others that was excommunicated from the KJV.

The oldest and complete bible on earth. Not a white mans book, but a book stolen by them. The book of life for the ''true'' people of Israel, what color is the man holding the book?

Soror Esther Rolle - Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.

Actress Esther Rolle trying on a dress the Joseph Magnin store in Beverly Hills in Best known as Florida Evans on “Good Times,” Ms. Rolle was born to Bahamian immigrant parents in Pompano Beach, Florida, the of 18 children.

Eugenics Works. Margaret Sanger’s Planned Parenthood Is Proof

Eugenics Works. Margaret Sanger’s Planned Parenthood Is Proof

Margaret Higgins Sanger (September 1879 September was an American birth control activist, sex educator, and nurse. Sanger coined the term birth control, opened the first birth control clinic in the United States, and established Planned Parenthood.

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