Sharon Pratt Kelly, first African American woman mayor a major American city, Washington, D.C. She received a B.A. degree in political science from Howard University in 1965 and a J.D. from the Howard University School of Law in 1968. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority, Inc.
Fannie Lou Hamer (1917 - 1977) Picture taken in 1964 Hamer was instrumental in organizing Mississippi Freedom Summer for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and later became the Vice-Chair of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, attending the 1964 Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in that capacity. Photo credit: Library of Congress
Nixon was the 37th president of the U.S. During his term, the Watergate Scandal occurred. This was a political scandal that came about as a result of the June 17, 1972 break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C.. Nixon administration's attempted cover-up of its involvement. The scandal led to the resignation of Nixon, August 9, 1974. To this date, only resignation of a U.S. president. #hesintrouble #presidentsofushistory
The Democratic National Committee must change, radically, if it is going to be prepared for the challenge of opposing President-elect Donald Trump and the most right-wing Congress in American history. The DNC that could not stop Trump must be replaced by a DNC that can stop Trumpism.