• First African-American woman to own and operate a newspaper
• Crusaded against job and housing discrimination, police brutality, and media stereotyping. Advocated for civil liberties, women’s rights, immigration; and championed local, black-owned businesses.
• One of the most influential African-Americans of the early 20th century, galvanizing national energy around civil rights.
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