Corinne (Michael) West - Using a man's name to achieve respect in her field, Michael West, born Corinne Michelle West in was an abstract expressionist painter of great energy and determination.Also a poet & actress.
FAMILY Many Native Americans welcomed African Americans into their villages. Even as slaves many African Americans became part of a family group, and many intermarried with Native Americans - thus many later became classified as Black Indians
“Our culture is fearful of aging,” said (Caryn) Franklin, “and especially aging women. I say, ‘Stop apologising for getting older. Embrace it.’ I want young women to see that beauty ages beautifully and there is no need to feel that getting older is.
Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.
I have some silver and white hair starting to come out. I may not color it. My dad's hair was so beautiful when it started turning. His hair was longer then and a very shiny silver. I hope I inherit it!