shirley chisholm

This Day in Black History: Nov. 30, 1924

Shirley Chisholm, first Black woman in Congress, was born.

Actress Danai Gurira to Star As Shirley Chisholm In Upcoming Movie

Her journey for president is set to become a feature film.

On The Shoulders Of Giants: Black Women Politicians Who Paved The Way For Kamala Harris

Hamer, Chisholm, Bass all set the stage for Harris.

This Day in Black History: Jan. 4, 1969

The Congressional Black Caucus was founded.

Major Owens, Longtime Congressman From Brooklyn, Is Dead at 77

Owens succeeded Shirley Chisholm in Congress.

CBC Chair Marcia Fudge on the State of African-American Women

Fudge urges Black women to use their voices to make change.