“The most disrespected person in America is a black woman… The most neglected person is a black woman…”
Despite this, you can see that many things were invented or created by black women. From civil right movement and fighting against any form of discrimination to the discovery of endless space there were people, about whom you won’t hear from TV (except cases when they need it) or you don’t hear/read at school (maybe 1-2 pages in a book). So here, some of huge amount of women, whose goal was something more than just being a woman.
Don’t forget that the first person to play the style that later became rock and roll was Sister Rosetta Tharpe! #BlackWomenDidThat