AN ONGOING LIST FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH - UNSUNG HEROES & MODERN SAYINGS

Amateur pen drawings of important black historical figures, featuring comically misattributed millennial quotes. I do this series in the hopes of keeping alive the memory of some very cool, often-overlooked people! I'll add a new figure each day.
  1. Frederick Douglass - abolitionist, suffragist, author, diplomat
  2. Paul Robeson - actor, singer, activist
  3. Josephine Baker - singer, dancer, entertainer
  4. Phyllis Wheatley - poet
  5. A. Philip Randolph - activist, union organizer, Civil Rights Movement leader
  6. Bayard Rustin - leader in social movements for civil rights, gay rights, socialism, and nonviolence.
  7. Madam CJ Walker - entrepreneur, philanthropist, first female self-made millionaire
  8. Audre Lorde - poet, writer, activist, essayist, womanist, badass