Walking in Their Footsteps: ANNIE BELL ROBINSON DEVINE

Annie Bell Robinson Devine was a no-nonsense civil rights activist. Born in Canton, Mississippi, Devine was the trailblazer behind the voter registration movement in Canton and Madison County. When she … Continue reading Walking in Their Footsteps: ANNIE BELL ROBINSON DEVINE

Walking in Their Footsteps: IDA BELL WELLS-BARNETT

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett, a Holly Springs, Mississippi native, was a journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist and sociologist. She documented lynching in the United States to expose its use as a mechanism … Continue reading Walking in Their Footsteps: IDA BELL WELLS-BARNETT