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"Rosie" - Tim Okamura (Canadian, b. 1968), oil on canvas board, 2014 {figurative art strong female standing African-American black woman grunge painting detail drips #loveart} http://timokamura.com

Powerful Portraits Spotlight Black and Brown Women of New York

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36 More Stunning Photos of Black Women in the Victorian Era

36 More Stunning Photos of Black Women in the Victorian Era

The role of black women’s labor in the creation of American society is often overlooked. As an example, this holiday season many are learning — for the very first time — that blac…

Japanese-Canadian Artist Recreates Rosie the Riveter as a Black Woman with an African Head Wrap

Today Rosie the Riveter is a white feminist symbol, but Japanese-British-Canadian artist Tim Okamura has reimagined her as a black woman wearing an African head wrap. Tico Armand served as a model for the shoot.

Viola Davis Desmond (1914 –1965) was an Black Nova Scotian who was granted a posthumous pardon, the first to be granted in Canada. The gov't of Nova Scotia also apologized for convicting her for tax evasion, when, in fact, she was resisting a "whites only" discrimination policy in a movie theatre in 1946. Desmond's story was one of the most publicized incidents of racial discrimination in Canadian history. Desmond acted 9 yrs before the famed incident by civil-rights activist Rosa Parks.

Viola Davis Desmond was an Black Nova Scotian who was granted a posthumous pardon, the first to be granted in Canada. The gov't of Nova Scotia also apologized for convicting her for tax evasion, when, in fact, she was resisting a "whites only

Blindian Couple: Tamil-Canadian Woman And African-American Man Share Their Story And Advice - Growing Up Gupta

Blindian Couple: Tamil-Canadian Woman And African-American Man Share Their Story And Advice - Growing Up Gupta

Tutt'Art@ | Pittura * Scultura * Poesia * Musica |: Keith Mallett 1948 | American painter | African American art

Keith Mallett, 1948

Ayesha Curry Sets Sights on Becoming MVP With New Cook Book and Cooking Show, Food Network Ups Their Diversity Game | Crepes & Watermelon

Canadian cook and former actress Ayesha Curry- African and Chinese Jamaican mum and Polish and African American dad. Married to American basketball player Steph Curry.

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