cartermagazine:

Today In History
‘Carole Gist was crowned “Miss USA” on this date March 3, 1990. She is the first Black woman to win the pageant and the first Miss Michigan to win the title.’
(photo: Carole Gist)
- CARTER Magazine

cartermagazine:

Today In History

‘Carole Gist was crowned “Miss USA” on this date March 3, 1990. She is the first Black woman to win the pageant and the first Miss Michigan to win the title.’

(photo: Carole Gist)

- CARTER Magazine


cartermagazine:

Today In History
'Katherine Dunham, dancer and choreographer, was born in Joliet, IL, on this date June 22, 1909. In the 1940's, Dunham formed a dance company that toured 60 countries, founded a dance school, and authored books about the dance techniques she taught.'
(photo: Katherine Dunham)
- CARTER Magazine

cartermagazine:

Today In History

'Katherine Dunham, dancer and choreographer, was born in Joliet, IL, on this date June 22, 1909. In the 1940's, Dunham formed a dance company that toured 60 countries, founded a dance school, and authored books about the dance techniques she taught.'

(photo: Katherine Dunham)

- CARTER Magazine


cartermagazine:

Today In History We Honor Whoopi Goldberg
'Whoopi Goldberg is a comedian, actress, producer, political activist, author and talk show host. She is currently the only African American to win a EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony). Whoopi has long been one of the most recognizable and best-loved figures in American popular culture.
(photo: Whoopi Goldberg)
- CARTER Magazine

cartermagazine:

Today In History We Honor Whoopi Goldberg

'Whoopi Goldberg is a comedian, actress, producer, political activist, author and talk show host. She is currently the only African American to win a EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony). Whoopi has long been one of the most recognizable and best-loved figures in American popular culture.

(photo: Whoopi Goldberg)

- CARTER Magazine


alivesoul:

Maya Angelou and Son Guy Johnson

alivesoul:

Maya Angelou and Son Guy Johnson



blacketiquette:

blackgirlphresh:

outlierinc:

Tower

…of the sun and moon.

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blacketiquette:

blackgirlphresh:

outlierinc:

Tower

…of the sun and moon.

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(via alivesoul)


alivesoul:

Rest In Power, Jimmy Scott, Vocal

alivesoul:

Rest In Power, Jimmy Scott, Vocal


lapetitecole:

Matt Weber 

lapetitecole:

Matt Weber 

(via talented10th)



Bobby Womack, Royalty of the Soul Era

Bobby Womack, Royalty of the Soul Era


Bobby Womack, Royalty of the Soul Era

Bobby Womack, Royalty of the Soul Era


fuckyeahmarxismleninism:

Maya Angelou, Lyrical Witness of the Jim Crow South, Dies at 86
Presente!
Photo: Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) and Maya Angelou (1928-2014) at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, 1991.

fuckyeahmarxismleninism:

Maya Angelou, Lyrical Witness of the Jim Crow South, Dies at 86

Presente!

Photo: Amiri Baraka (1934-2014) and Maya Angelou (1928-2014) at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, 1991.