Updated: May 23
This Highly Historic series of posts is meant to be an introduction to some notable figures in the history of this country. Due to the deeply rooted racism in America, it can be hard for Black people to have their achievements and contributions noted. By shedding light on some lesser known stories, I hope to open the door for you to explore more and do your own research...you never know what amazing things you may uncover!
You may have heard of Ketanji Brown Jackson and her groundbreaking placement as a Supreme Court Judge, but let me introduce you to an influential judge that you may not have heard of. Jane Bolin paved the way for women like Ketanji to be able to thrive in the judicial system.