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How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Vote & Insisted on Equality for All, with Martha Jones

February 23, 2021 @ 4:00 pm 6:00 pm

This Minnesota Historical Society history forum, acclaimed historian Dr. Martha S. Jones will offer a new history of African American women’s political lives in America. In this lecture, she’ll recounts how Black women defied both racism and sexism to fight for the ballot, and how they wielded political power to secure the equality and dignity of all persons.

The event will take place on Zoom. Suggested support for MNHS members is $5; $10 suggested for general public.

Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Cost:
$5 – $10
Website:
https://www.mnhs.org/event/8565

 

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