...we are rarely grateful for the things we perceive cost us nothing. #perception
13 Reasons Why You're Not Successful | Infographic
Michelle Obama celebrates Diwali with Bollywood dance moves in Naeem Khan dress
Shirley Chisholm (1924 - 2005) "Unbought and Unbossed" Chisholm was the first African American woman in Congress, a 1972 candidate for president, and a life long advocate for women's and civil rights.
Sophia B. Packard and Harriet E. Giles founded the first college for black women in the United States in 1881. The school was named Spelman College after Laura Celestia Spelman Rockefeller, the wife of John D. Rockefeller, who made a sizeable donation to the school.
Anthony Bowen founded the first African American YMCA in 1853.
The Black Dutchmen are the descendants of 3,000 young West African men who were “bought” between 1831 and 1872 by the Dutch colonial army to help crush uprisings in what is now Indonesia.
Ego says, "Once everything falls into place, I'll feel peace." Spirit says, "Find you peace, and then everything will fall into place. - Marianne Williamson. #quote
Actress Pat Rainey....This website is called Ladies of Harlen and it highlight a lot of African American ladies of that era.
First Interracial Marriage: Frederick Douglass & Helen Pitts ~ Married in 1884