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Meridians (2015) 13 (1): 204–232.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Anastasia Curwood Abstract Shirley Chisholm (1924–2005) conducted a long political career in the service of black feminist ideas. Her 1972 run for President is the most famous of her efforts, but she also served fourteen years in Congress (1969–1983), serving Brooklyn, New York. As a holder...
Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 340–362.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., which was founded in 1974 by Byllye Avery and four of her colleagues. Prominent African American women such as politician Shirley Chisholm and feminist lawyer and advocate Florynce “Flo” Kennedy were involved in abortion politics in the 1960s and 1970s. Chisholm was the first president of NARAL...