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#SayHerName: A Vigil in Remembrance of Black Women in NYC

activistnyc: “ A Vigil in Remembrance of Black Women and Girls Killed by the Police. Although Black women are killed, raped and beaten by the police, their experiences are rarely.

Amanda Smith, an African-American woman employed in the Long Beach Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company. Between 1940 and 1944, approximately one million civilian African Americans entered the labor force; 600,000 of them were female. The proportion of black women in industrial occupations almost tripled during the war, rising from 6.5 to 18 percent. Los Angeles-area aircraft plants were among the first to offer them employment.

18 Stunning Photos Of Black Women At Work During World War II

Thanks to the iconic image of Rosie the Riveter, most people picture white women when they think of women entering the workforce during World War II. But these inspiring photos will remind you that women of color were heroes during the war, as well.

#AllLivesMatter? Do they? Really?

TheBahamianPrincess♚ Open carry for whites vs blacks. See the difference? If you can't, you are part of the problem.

The Weeping Time was the largest African enslavement auction to every take place.  It was held in Savannah, GA on March 2 & 3, 1859.  436 Gullah/Geechees were sold on those two days.

The Weeping Time was the largest African enslavement auction to every take place. It was held in Savannah, GA on March 2 & 436 Gullah/Geechees were sold on those two days.

This Heartbreaking Comic Shows Exactly Why We Need Asian-Black Solidarity Against Police Brutality Check out Kayan Cheung-Miaw's "Dear Brother" here.

This Heartbreaking Comic Shows Exactly Why We Need Asian-Black Solidarity Against Police Brutality Check out Kayan Cheung-Miaw's "Dear Brother" here.

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Give Peas A Chance a journey through life in bento lunches and family recipes.

Sarah Rector--By the age of 10, she became the richest Black child in America. She received a land grant from the Creek Nation as part of reparations. Soon after, oil was discovered on her property. By 1912, the revenue from this oil was $371,000 per year (roughly $6.5 million today). Despite various attempts to steal her land and fortune, Sarah resisted. She went on to attend Tuskegee University and eventually settled in Kansas City, Missouri where her mansion still stands.

Birth Affidavit of Sarah Rector & Photo of Sarah as young girl Her name was Sarah Rector. She was a young black girl born in Indian Terri.

Emancipation Proclamation Photos — History.com Picture Galleries

Slave Market Memorial: These statues of chained slaves in Tanzania stand as a memorial to the old slave market.

Debunking the Black Lives Matter Narrative - Understanding Proportionality - - YouTube

Black Lives Matter: 11 Racist Police Killings With No Justice Served

FLY GIRL  African American aviatrix Bessie Coleman (1892 - 1926).

Bessie Coleman, the daughter of a poor, southern, African American family, became one of the most famous women and African American in aviation history. Coleman was the FIRST WOMAN TO EARN A PILOT'S LICENSE.

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Harriet Tubman, a slave by birth, played a vital role in the abolition of slavery. Because she led several slaves to freedom, she came to be known as the Moses of Her People.

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