This Black History Month – 2017…In This Chaotic Political, Season and/or Atmosphere, Let Us Remember Shirley Chisholm…And Never Forget This First!!! A Very Strong Woman, Who Reminds Me of What We Really are Made Of…Wow!!! When I Think About The Audacity She Had To Seriously Decide To Run For President back Then in 1972, with risk of Major Bodily Harm and Extreme Danger to Family & Friends who would Support Her, She Was A Bad Sista!!! A No Nonsense, A put all on the line, African American Woman!!! Bless Us GOD, We look To You, for More Of Us Need Her Strength & Yours Today!!! …Rev. LaDàna Clark -#TheRevLC

1972
Chisholm became the first black major-party candidate to run for President of the United States, in the1972 U.S. presidential election, making her also the first woman ever to run for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination (U.S. Senator Margaret Chase Smith had previously run for the Republican presidential …

Shirley Chisholm – Wikipedia