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Queens Poetry: 5 Powerful Poems About Black Women By Black Women

My favorite poet, Nikki Giovanni. My favorite poem: Ego Trippin' . There May Be a Reason Why.

Diva Della Reese looks stunning in this glam shot..amazing!!

Della Reese glamor shot from the Today, she is not only an actress, but also a pastor. Her mother is full-blood Cherokee. Della Reese famous in her role as ''Tess' in touched by an angel xo

The Shooting of Michael Brown #FergusonDecision

Our reality. Our legal system was never meant to protect us. Inequality has always been amongst us. We've just started to realize it

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“It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it.” Lena Mary Calhoun Horne (June 1917 – May American Singer, Actress, Dancer, And Civil Rights Activist

"You (U.S. Government) want to shut up every Negro who has the courage to stand up and fight for the rights of his people."   -Paul Robeson

My father was a slave and my people died to build this country, and I'm going to stay right here and have a part of it, just like you. And no fascist-minded people like you will drive me from it. Is that clear?


Elizabeth Ann Grier, the first African-American woman licensed to practice medicine in Georgia. She was an emancipated slave who alternated every year of her medical education with a year of picking cotton in order to pay for her training.