Today’s Dope Queen is the inspiration for the film Hidden Figures, Katherine Johnson! Katherine Johnson is a physicist and … More
Check out this video celebrating the life of the Godmother of Rock and Roll, Sister Rosetta Tharpe!
Today’s Dope Queen is Abolitionist and Civil War Hero Harriet Tubman. Tubman was a former slave turned conductor on the … More
Today is the 52 anniversary of the ill fated March from Selma to Montgomery. Amelia Boynton and 600 other demonstrators … More
Here’ the straight dope on today’s Dope Queen, Civil Rights organizer Ella Jo Baker. Baker was born on December 13th, … More
The Straight Dope on “Black Feminist, Lesbian, Mother, Poet”, Audre Lorde Born Audrey Geraldine Lorde in Harlem on February 18, … More
Dorothy Height (1912-2010) was a prominent leader in Civil and Women’s Rights. Born in Richmond,Va her family moved to Rankin … More