She saved thousands to open a medical clinic in Nigeria. U.S. Customs took all of it at the airport. – The Washington Post

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How The 12-Year-Old Activist Behind #1000BlackGirlBooks Is Taking The World By Storm – MTV

  How The 12-Year-Old Activist Behind #1000BlackGirlBooks Is Taking The World By Storm – MTV

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NIH finally makes good with Henrietta Lacks’ family — and it’s about time, ethicist says – NBC News

Over the past six decades, huge medical advances have sprung from the cells of Henrietta Lacks, a poor, African-American mother of five who died in

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Henrietta Lacks’ ‘Immortal’ Cells

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Meet the 10 Women Named Dallas’ ‘Hidden Figures’ » Dallas Innovates

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This Group of Black Women Is Taking Up Arms to Fight Racism and Misogyny – VICE

What radical black womanist politics organized around self-defense actually looks like, and why it matters. Source: This Group of Black Women Is Taking Up Arms

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