Romain de Tirtoff aka Erte (after the french pronunciation of his initials)- famous designer from early 20th century. Many of his designs featured in Harpers Bazaar. His art is easily recognizable. He is by far my favorite designer of all times
Elaine Brown is known for being the FIRST & ONLY women to head the Black Panther party. But more importantly she is a radical WRITER, ACTIVIST, SINGER. She also ran for the Green Party in the 2008 election. "The value of my life had been obliterated as much by being female as by being black and poor. Racism and sexism in America were equal partners in my oppression." Elaine is now the Youth Economic Development Coordinator with the office of Alameda County aka Oakland, California.