Life and Career of Shirley Chisholm
Former Congresswoman Chisholm talked about her career as a politician,
a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and a fighter for civil
rights. She was a candidate for the Democratic presidential
nomination in 1972.
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Life and Career of Charles Rangel
The former chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus talked about his childhood in Harlem, his schooling, and his…
Life and Career of Lindy Boggs
Retiring Representative Lindy Boggs reflected on her nine terms in
Congress serving Louisiana’s 2nd District.
Life and Career of Edward Perkins
Former Ambassador Edward Perkins, former U.S. ambassador to South Africa and career minister in the Foreign Service,…
African-Americans in Congress
Mr. Walters helped provide a brief history of the many important African-Americans who have participated the…