Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth
MARCH 16, 2017
Despite her family's affluence, Lorraine Hansberry's childhood in Chicago during the 1930s was not without hardship, discrimination, and segregation. While many remember it as a male-dominated organization, Cleaver, Angela Davis, and other women actually played a large role in leading the movement to empower African American communities during the Civil Rights era. she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero.