UNBOUGHT & UNBOSSED 12 Facts About Shirley Chisholm, The First African-American to Run For President Being the first black woman to serve on Congress would be a significant enough accomplishment for a lifetime, but it wasn’t good enough for Shirley Chisholm. Three years after she arrived in Washington, D.C., Chisholm became the first woman toContinue reading “Who Was Shirley Chisholm? Day 4 of Black History Month”
The High Priestess of Liberation Soul Music Nina Simone was one of the most extraordinary artists of the twentieth century, an icon of American music. She was the consummate musical storyteller, a griot as she would come to learn, who used her remarkable talent to create a legacy of liberation, empowerment, passion, and love through a magnificentContinue reading “Who Was Nina Simone? – Day 3 of Black History Month “
Madam Walker, the First Black American Woman to Be a Self-Made Millionaire As an African American curly-headed woman and social entrepreneur I am excited to share this story with you my readers. Not only for the sake of this being Black History Month, yet for the deep sense of inspiration that Madam WalkerContinue reading “Who Was Madam C.J. Walker? – Day 2 of Black History Month “
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#BLABThat Today is the first day of #BlackHistory month. And I will begin with one of my favorite African American female birth keepers.
Her name is “Bridget “Biddy” Mason. Read more about her work here.