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Grace Jones / Lupita Nyong’o | 17 Black Women Who Deserve Their Own Biopics

17 Black Women Who Deserve Their Own Biopics

Betty Soskin is a National Park Service ranger at Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, California. At age 92 she is the country’s oldest full-time national park ranger. Follow the link to read her story.

Betty Soskin is a National Park Service ranger at Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, California. At age 92 she is the country’s oldest full-time national park ranger. Follow the link to read her story.

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cicely tyson eve arnold

Adm. Michelle J. Howard was just promoted to her new rank as the Vice Chief of Naval Operations, the No. 2 officer over the entire U.S. Navy. She is not only the first woman to hold the job, but the first African-American.  It’s the latest achievement for Howard, who previously was the first African-American woman to serve as a three-star officer in the U.S. military and command a U.S. Navy ship.

Adm. Michelle J. Howard was just promoted to her new rank as the Vice Chief of Naval Operations, the No. 2 officer over the entire U.S. Navy. She is not only the first woman to hold the job, but the first African-American. It’s the latest achievement for Howard, who previously was the first African-American woman to serve as a three-star officer in the U.S. military and command a U.S. Navy ship.

Lupita Nyong'o Archives - Page 2 of 3 - HawtCelebs - HawtCelebs

Lupita Nyong'o Archives - Page 2 of 3 - HawtCelebs - HawtCelebs

Tamara Tunie Photos - Actress Tamara Tunie arrives at the ninth annual Ford Hoodie Awards at the Mandalay Bay Events Center August 13, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - 9th Annual Ford Hoodie Awards Hosted By Steve Harvey - Red Carpet

Tamara Tunie Photos Photos: 9th Annual Ford Hoodie Awards Hosted By Steve Harvey - Red Carpet

Tamara Tunie Photos - Actress Tamara Tunie arrives at the ninth annual Ford Hoodie Awards at the Mandalay Bay Events Center August 13, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. - 9th Annual Ford Hoodie Awards Hosted By Steve Harvey - Red Carpet

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keke palmer

Coretta Scott King, along with Rosalynn Carter, Andrew Young, Jimmy Carter, and other civil rights leaders during a visit to Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, January 14, 1979.

Coretta Scott King, along with Rosalynn Carter, Andrew Young, Jimmy Carter, and other civil rights leaders during a visit to Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, January 14, 1979.

"An Ordinary Hero is the story of Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, a little known Civil Rights worker who did the extraordinary. As a 19 year old college student in 1961, Joan had already participated in nearly three dozen protests and sit-ins when she was arrested for participating in the Freedom Rides. After spending two months at the infamous Parchman Penitentiary on death row she went on to attend Tougaloo College and was one of the first whites to pledge Delta Sigma Theta."

"An Ordinary Hero is the story of Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, a little known Civil Rights worker who did the extraordinary. As a 19 year old college student in 1961, Joan had already participated in nearly three dozen protests and sit-ins when she was arrested for participating in the Freedom Rides. After spending two months at the infamous Parchman Penitentiary on death row she went on to attend Tougaloo College and was one of the first whites to pledge Delta Sigma Theta."

Angela Basset- At 54 her body still looks like that! Love her! Look at them arms she has shown me to embrace my athletic body when I had them guns.lol

Angela Basset- At 54 her body still looks like that! Love her! Look at them arms she has shown me to embrace my athletic body when I had them guns.lol

Audre Lorde - Racism Back-In-The USA Or The GOP'S Traditional America - FuTurXTV & FUNK GUMBO RADIO: http://www.live365.com/stations/sirhobson and "Like" us at: https://www.facebook.com/FUNKGUMBORADIO

Audre Lorde - Racism Back-In-The USA Or The GOP'S Traditional America - FuTurXTV & FUNK GUMBO RADIO: http://www.live365.com/stations/sirhobson and "Like" us at: https://www.facebook.com/FUNKGUMBORADIO