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Nichelle Nichols as Lieutenant Uhura on Star Trek. This is why minority representation in the media matters. Mae Jemison was inspired to become an astronaut after watching Nichelle Nichols as Lieutenant Uhura on Star Trek. Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek Enterprise, Christopher Eccleston, Beautiful Black Women, Beautiful People, Science Fiction, Photo Star, Cinema Tv, Actrices Sexy

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deejaybird: “ “Uhura” comes from the Swahili word UHURU meaning “freedom”. Uhura was pretty much the first ever black main character on American television who was not a maid or a domestic servant in...

susan b anthony beating for trying to vote. Never forget. Thank you to Susan B Anthony and to each and every suffragette. Women In History, World History, Black History, History Pics, Susan B Anthony, Ju Jitsu, Right To Vote, Interesting History, Before Us

This is a photo of Susan B. Anthony in 1872 getting beaten and arrested for trying to vote when it was illegal for women to do so.

Susan B Anthony pummeled in the street and arrested for attempting to vote in 1872. She was fined 100 dollars for registering to vote.

Les suffragettes suffragettes vintage picture Plus Related posts: domestiche vintage badezimmer mit sechseckigen bodenfliesen .deThese Fashion Trends Are Way More Relevant Than You Think Women Rights, Les Suffragettes, Brave Women, Photocollage, Women In History, Vintage Photography, Photography Women, Belle Photo, Strong Women

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Union Leader & Civil Rights Activist Addie L. Worked on a meatpacking line after being turned down for a clerical position because of her race. 1953 became VP of her Union's Chicago branch & then president of the Int'l Amalgamated Meat Cutters, the Women In History, Black History, Modern History, British History, Ancient History, Cinema Tv, Civil Rights Activists, My Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful Body

Union Leader & Civil Rights Activist Addie L. Wyatt. Worked on a meatpacking line after being turned down for a clerical position because of her race. 1953 became VP of her Union's Chicago branch & then president of the Int'l Amalgamated Meet Cutters, the 1st black woman of an int'l Union. Appointed to the Labor Legislation Committee by Pres. Roosevelt. Founder of the Coalition of Labor Union Women & co-founder of the Nat'l Org of Women. 1st Black Women to be Person of the Year by Time…

 Never known facts. Most people know about Rosa Parks and the 1955 Montgomery, Ala. Nine months earlier, Claudette Colvin refused to give up her seat on the same bus system. Black History Facts, Black History Month, Claudette Colvin, Black Art, Non Plus Ultra, African American History, Native American, British History, History Major

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queennubian: “ native-detroiter: “ theafrosistuh: “ iknowdispussybeyankin: “ interesting-fact: “Claudette Colvin resisted bus segregation nine months before Rosa Parks, and it is her case that went to...

msnbc: “ From The Last Word: Like Social Security in America? Thank Frances Perkins – it was her idea. (Photo credit: The Last Word) ” Thank you Frances Perkins! Great Women, Amazing Women, Amazing People, Extraordinary People, Frances Perkins, I Look To You, Brave, Nerd, Badass Women

Frances Perkins, First Female Cabinet Member | Came up with Social Security, the 40-hour work week, and overtime pay.

Sonya Sotomayor was the first Latina appointed to the U. Supreme Court in August Women's Reproductive Rights, Human Rights Movement, Kings Man, Positive Images, People Of Interest, Inspiring Women, Inspiring People, Women In History, We The People

Sonia Sotomayor’s Dollar-an-Hour Job Stops Boredom

She was the first Latina appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court. In this excerpt from her book, “My Beloved World,” Sonia Sotomayor recounts her first job and growing up in the housing projects in the Bronx.

Learn about the women who made History in Health and Medicine. These medical, public health and advocacy visionaries deserve recognition! Medical History, Women's History, What Is A Hero, Feminist Men, Choose Life, Women Health, Public Health, Girl Power, Feminism

PEOPLE'S CHOICE: 5 More Women Who Shaped Our Health

This past week, in honor of Women's History Month, we released our picks for

Celebrate Black History, Past & Present. Go behind the lens of photographer Eunique Jones Gibson, and her powerful images, to tell the rich story and history of African American icons through the eyes of our nation’s youth. History Icon, Women In History, Art History, History Posters, History Quotes, History Class, Modern History, British History, History Books

With These Posters, Celebrate Black History Month All Year Long

For the past 28 days of Black History Month, photographer Eunique Jones Gibson has put up a photo poster a day of an African American child posed as an historic figure--from Martin Luther King, Jr., to Malcolm X to Frederick Douglass to Barack Obama to Muhammad Ali. Of course we at the Ms. Blog are particularly interested in women's history, so we're delighted to see she included such current and historic figures as Angela Davis, Kerry Washington, the Williams sisters, Mary McLeod Bethune…

Women's History Fact You Didn't Know. Elizabeth Cady Stanton fired Augusta Lewis because she was trying to organize a union for women at the Revolution. Women's History, History Books, History Facts, Women's Reproductive Rights, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Facts You Didnt Know, Knowledge, Feminism, Vintage Cars

Women's History Fact You Didn't Know. Elizabeth Cady Stanton fired Augusta Lewis because she was trying to organize a union for women at the Revolution.

Women are the building blocks of many things but Emily Warren Roebling built the Brooklyn Bridge. Women's Reproductive Rights, House Of Worth, Women In History, Brooklyn Bridge, Good People, 21st Century, Girl Power, Feminism, Nyc

Women are the building blocks of many things but Emily Warren Roebling built the Brooklyn Bridge. #WHM #NYC