Dedicated to those who struggled before us and to the women who are still actively fighting for equal rights and representation. I especially want to honor and…
"I’ve chosen my own fucking way to do things, unapologetically, and I'm hoping people will react the same way. You don’t have to constantly run on this treadmill. You can think outside the box, move country, marry a person you never thought you would, change jobs. Do something your gut is telling you to do. The closer you can live your life to a movie script the more exciting it is.” #ViktoriaModesta @ViktoriaModesta
(Racial) Stereoype: A Visual Studies Blog
Sissieretta Jones (1869-1933) Sissiereta Jones was a world-famous soprano who in June 1892, became the first African American to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Touring internationally in the late 1800s and early 1900s, she sang both classical opera and performed in musical comedies with her own troupe.
LT PEREZ Emily Jazmin Tatum USA
USA 2LT Emily J. T. Perez, 23, of Texas died in Al Kifl when her HMMWV struck an IED. She was assigned to the 204th Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Ft Hood, TX as a Medical Service Corps officer. Emily was a 2005 graduate of West Point and had been in Company G3.She was the first African-American female cadet Corps command sergeant major. She was a letter winning track and field star in high school as well as West Point. More at click...