Equal rights

Meet The First Black Woman To Ever Run For President

shirley chisholm

WORLD VIDEO PREMIERE Before Barack and Hillary, there was Shirley. It was in 1972 that Shirley Chisholm, the first African American Congresswoman, declared her candidacy for President of the United States, making her both the first woman and the first African-American to do so. Seeking the Democratic nomination, Chisholm was up against politicians like George […]