"But what of black women? . . . I most sincerely doubt if any other race of women could have brought its fineness up through so devilish a fire.”
-W.E.B. Dubois - Black Guys Love Black Girls (@blackguysloveblackgirls)
Amelia Boynton Robinson has died today at 104. In this photo she is with a fellow marcher in 1965 after being knocked unconscious by Alabama troopers at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma. She was played by Lorraine Toussaint in the film “Selma”.