Born Ericka Jenkins 1/5/48 in Washington, D.C. Joined BPP in Los Angeles in 1967 also worked with the […]
James Baldwin was brilliant. Samuel L. Jackson has redeemed himself. This should be the bible on race. Martin […]
Born Elbert Howard 1/5/38 Chattanooga, Tennessee. Served in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged. One […]
Born JoAnne Deborah Byron 7/16/47 in Jamaica Queens, New York. Joined the BPP, coordinated the breakfast program and […]
She was the first black person to be a neurosurgeon.
“[y]oung people think Rosa Parks just sat down on a bus and ended segregation, but that wasn’t the case at all.”
She was Joey’s girlfriend before she was Ross’ girlfriend on Friends.