Rapsody wants to inspire other women in hip-hop, just as she was inspired by the fierceness and fluidity of Queen Latifah and MC Lyte. Ultimately, she says, it is important for female artists to “define what success looks like for themselves.”
Leslie Mac is more than a connector; she gets the organizing done with proven results.
Black History Now: Vilissa Thompson—Activist, Writer, Licensed Social Worker And Disability-Rights Advocate
Thompson grew up knowing about the complexities of being Black with a disability. Now she’s working to dispel the myths surrounding disabilities, including those that still go undiagnosed and ignored in our community.