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Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker - World famous Jesephine baker aka the “Bronze Venus”, the “Black Pearl”, and the “Créole Goddess; was the first African American to star in a major motion picture. A native of Saint.

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As most gay people say about what Jesus said about gay marriage, is literally nothing. Meaning that for them gays have the right to marry one another and that it is not disobeying the bible or whatever Jesus has said about gay marriage.

Wow. That's amazing, and so brave of her to do that while people yelled at her to die. She's amazing.

Ruby Bridges - an American hero. She is still around - and so are all the Conservatives who screamed and threw things at her and the other heroic CHILDREN.

"Some people could look at a mud puddle and see an ocean with ships."

"Some people could look at a mud puddle and see an ocean with ships." via here we collide

Sure didn't read about this in the history books! It was first known as the Federal Council of Negro Affairs. Mary McLeod Bethune was the director of the Division of Negro Affairs of the National Youth Administration; William H. Hastie was assistant solicitor in the Department of the Interior; and Robert C. Weaver served as a special assistant to the Administrator of the United States Housing Authority. There were over 45 council members. National Museum of American History.

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You don’t have to be Blanche Devereaux to start your own Golden Girls home. You have to be a pal and a confidante. Learn about the real-life Golden Girls w/

African American slave revolts Harriet Tubman Poster, The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross - PBS