Daily Archives: October 21, 2016

Friday Open Thread | Black Historical Political Figures: Senator Carol Moseley Braun

Today’s Black Historical Figure is Carol Moseley Braun. The first African–American woman Senator, Carol Moseley–Braun was also only the second black Senator since the Reconstruction Era.1 “I cannot escape the fact that I come to the Senate as a symbol … Continue reading

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