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Black Women Who Have Run for President

February 2, 2021 Nadra Kareem Nittle 0

When Kamala Harris entered the 2020 U.S. presidential race, she chose campaign materials with a sleek typeface and red-and-yellow color scheme that mirrored those of the late politician Shirley Chisholm, who made history in 1972 after becoming the firs…

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8 Boundary-Breaking Black TV Shows

February 1, 2021 Damarys Ocaña Perez 0

African Americans have appeared on television as long as the medium has been around. In fact, the first Black person on TV may have been Broadway star Ethel Waters, who hosted a one-off variety show on NBC on June 14, 1939, when television was still be…