"And in a 90s kind of world, I’m glad I’ve got my girls……."
MY CHILDHOOD. I worked so hard to learn this theme song as a girl LOL.
true blue and tight like glue!
Liya Kebede For Elle France Magazine’s New Look In February 2014 Issue
H&M F/W 2014
Liya Kebede Stars in Prabal Gurung’s First-Ever Print Campaign.
For his first ever print ad campaign, Nepalese designer Prabal Gurung features the Ethiopian supermodel Liya Kebede like we’ve never seen her before - bold, simple but still incredibly striking.
Vegan cookbooks written by People of Color
Unsung Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement
- Cecil Moore, Municipal Government Official, Lawyer, Civil Rights Activist, Marine Corps Officer
Credit: “Cecil Moore gets out of county prison Thursday morning”, Philadelphia Evening Bulletin Photograph Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, PA
- Dorothy Height, Civil Rights Activist, Women’s Rights Advocate, Human Rights Activist, Organization Founder / Official
Credit: Library of Congress. Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-119481. [Height is shown here with the labor leader A. Philip Randolph, at a banquet c. 1970–1974.]
- Howard Fuller, Educator, Civil Rights Activist, Community Activist
Credit: Howard Fuller. [Pictured during his time as a community organizer in Durham, NC, 1960s.]
- A. Leon Higginbotham, Jurist / Judge, Civil Rights Activist
Credit: Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham.
- Ella Baker, Civil Rights Activist, Organization Founder / Official
Credit: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Visual Materials from the NAACP Records [reproduction number, e.g. LC-USZ62-123456]
- Fannie Lou Hamer, Civil Rights Activist
Credit: Library of Congress, 1964. Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsc-01267.
- James Farmer, Organization Founder / Official, Civil Rights Activist, Educator
Credit: Library of Congress. World Telegram & Sun photo by Walter Albertin, 1963. Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-119481.
- Modjeska Simkins, Human Rights Activist, Political Activist, Civil Rights Activist, Organization Founder / Official
Credit: Modjeska Monteith Simkins Papers, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina. [Originally commissioned by the National Park Service.]
- Nettie Asberry, Pianist, Civil Rights Activist, Social Worker
Credit: University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections, UW23184 (Nettie Asberry).
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