For family of Ida B. Wells-Barnett, hopes that renewed interest translates into a monument
Apr 21, 2018 4:00:00 PM - chicagotribune.com
From her base on the South Side, Ida B. Wells-Barnett crusaded against the racist lynching of black men, pushed for women’s right to vote and started numerous organizations to help African-Americans gain economic and political power in Chicago and the country. She’s known for having created the...
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