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classicethnichistoricalvibez:

President and Nuclear Physicist pf Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson, pictured here in 1973, was the first African American woman to earn a PhD in Nuclear Physics from MIT (same year as the image).  Mrs. Jackson is also known for holding office as former Chairman of the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, appointed by President William Clinton

classicethnichistoricalvibez:

President and Nuclear Physicist pf Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson, pictured here in 1973, was the first African American woman to earn a PhD in Nuclear Physics from MIT (same year as the image).

Mrs. Jackson is also known for holding office as former Chairman of the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, appointed by President William Clinton

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youngblackandvegan:

blackhistoryalbum:

MISS BLACK & BEAUTIFUL | 1970s

West Indian Beauty Pageant. London, 1960’s Photo credit:Raphael Albert via Talented Tenth

Glory

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yarrahs-life:

beautiesofafrique:

Miss Africa USA 2014 contestants

" The Miss Africa USA Pageant is grooming a new generation of African women leaders to impact their communities in Africa, America and the rest of the world.

The Pageant enables  African  girls in America to shine the spotlight on Africa, tell their stories to the world,  inspire one another, build self esteem, and feel beautiful inside and out. This pageant is like no other, the delegates are very intelligent young women from some of the most respected educational institutions in North America, with careers spanning from the Sciences to the Arts, some in Medical School or Pharmacy School, others are upcoming Journalists or Human Rights Activists and more. “

To vote and find out more visit: http://missafricausa.org/

Important.

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elionking:

cleophatrajones:

thisshitfunny:

cosbyykidd:

diaryofabaglady:

MY MOTHA

LMAO

lmaoo troutwave @actualcommuni

Don’t come for her unless she calls for you

"Hey Seven, come in here and photoshop this troutmouth nigga for me"

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lasciviousxopulence:

lalevelynn:

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nikkisshadetree:

babycakesbriauna:

They cute

Love it

Awww

omg 

I adore them soooo much

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kyleandmaxinesdaughter:

Conseula Harris being a respectable, fully-clothed, non-hip-swinging/booty-shakin’ black woman in two 1938 films.

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myhaircrush:

that pony tail tho
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kobetyrant:

yivialo:

omg! her face! x

LET HER LIVE

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kingjaffejoffer:

i dont like these sassy CIA tweets. is there really nothing else your social media person can be doing?

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chescaleigh:

Ciara Debuts Crazy Long Dreadlocks: Should She Keep Them?

Oh, so since Ciara’s having an “elegant” wedding she can’t possibly keep her loc extensions…Right? Cause locs can’t be elegant? I’m so sick of this shit. 

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fuckyeahgreatplays:

Romeo N Juliet, Classical Theater of Harlem

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