Broads You Should Know

Shirley Chisholm — First African American Woman to Run for President of the United States [Sara Gorsky]

June 24, 2020

This week, Sara brings us the story of Shirley Chisholm, a civil rights leader, politician, and the first African American woman to run for President of the United States of America!

Check out the episode to learn more about this incredible woman who knew how to go above and beyond the call to "reach across the aisle," & who managed to find the good in almost every bad situation.

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