Ida B Wells was a Republican & wrote many books! I learned about her from Hillary's America film. Why didn't my high school or college bring her up. They brought up Rosa Parks. But this woman was far more of an inspiration...

Ida B Wells was a Republican & wrote many books! I learned about her from Hillary's America film. Why didn't my high school or college bring her up. They brought up Rosa Parks. But this woman was far more of an inspiration...

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Ida B. Wells;  1862-1931;  Ida B. Wells was an African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist and an early leader in the civil rights movement. She documented lynching in the United States, showing how it was often a way to control or punish blacks who competed with whites. She was active in the women's rights and the women's suffrage movement, establishing several women's organizations. Wells was a skilled and persuasive rhetorician, and traveled internationally on lecture tours.

Ida B. Wells; 1862-1931; Ida B. Wells was an African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist and an early leader in the civil rights movement. She documented lynching in the United States, showing how it was often a way to control or punish blacks who competed with whites. She was active in the women's rights and the women's suffrage movement, establishing several women's organizations. Wells was a skilled and persuasive rhetorician, and traveled internationally on lecture tours.

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ida b wells quote "The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them."                                                                                                                                                     More
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Ida B. Wells-Barnett - Black Lives Matter - Series - Black Voices Art Print

Ida B. Wells-Barnett - Black Lives Matter - Series - Black Voices Art Print

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BLACK REVOLUTIONARY HEROES: Nat Turner, Harriet Tubman, Robert Smalls, Ida B. Wells, W.E.B Dubois, Langston Hughes, Claudia Jones, Paul Robeson, Harry Haywood, Angelo Herndon, Robert F. Williams, Rosa Parks, Ella Baker, Fannie Lou Hamer, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Fred Hampton, Huey P. Newton, George Jackson, Assata Shakur.

BLACK REVOLUTIONARY HEROES: Nat Turner, Harriet Tubman, Robert Smalls, Ida B. Wells, W.E.B Dubois, Langston Hughes, Claudia Jones, Paul Robeson, Harry Haywood, Angelo Herndon, Robert F. Williams, Rosa Parks, Ella Baker, Fannie Lou Hamer, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Fred Hampton, Huey P. Newton, George Jackson, Assata Shakur.

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"Hark! A Vagrant" celebrates hero Ida B Wells in several strips. Scroll all the way down the page for a great little mash note to Miss Wells from the artist.

"Hark! A Vagrant" celebrates hero Ida B Wells in several strips. Scroll all the way down the page for a great little mash note to Miss Wells from the artist.

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Ida B. Wells: Princess of the Press (1862-1931) (this is a long post, so click here for easier side-by-side reading of text and image) This ...

Ida B. Wells: Princess of the Press (1862-1931) (this is a long post, so click here for easier side-by-side reading of text and image) This ...

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Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases : Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931…
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A biography of Ida B. Wells-Barnett, muckraking journalist and anti-lynching crusader who was involved as an activist working for racial justice.

A biography of Ida B. Wells-Barnett, muckraking journalist and anti-lynching crusader who was involved as an activist working for racial justice.

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