Unbought and Unbossed: Expanded 40th Anniversary Edition Paperback (200 pages) by Shirley Chisholm (Brand: Take Root Media) Unbought and Unbossed is Shirley Chisholm's account of her remarkable rise from young girl in Brooklyn to America's first African-American Congresswoman. She shares how she took on an entrenched system, gave a public voice to millions, and sets the stage for her trailblazing bid to be the first woman and first African-American President of the United States. By daring to be herself, Shirley Chisholm shows us how she forever changed the status quo. This expanded edition, edited by Scott Simpson, digs deeper with analysis by experts like Donna Brazile and Shola Lynch exploring Shirley Chisholm’s impact on today and tomorrow’s world.
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Chisholm began her political career by winning a seat in the New York State Legislature and then became the first Black woman elected to Congress.
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Shirley Chisholm (Leading Women) Library Binding (96 pages) by Lucia Raatma (Benchmark Books) Presents the biography of Shirley Chisholm against the backdrop of her political, historical, and cultural environment. List Price: $40.93* Lowest New Price: $288.37* Lowest Used Price: $13.40* (*As of 11:31 Pacific 21 Feb 2018 More Info)
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Who is the Great Shirley Chisholm: First African American Women to be Elected to Congress and to Run for President (Great Women) (Volume 1) Paperback (27 pages) by America Selby (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform) A MUST READ FOR GIRLS AND WOMEN! This dynamic story details the life and times of an amazing woman. In order to fully understand her life, it is important to see three things. The first was that she was too bright for her time. The second was that she was too revolutionary for her time. The third and final was that she was too vocal for her time. But amongst the sorrows of the Great Depression, she chose to stand up and make a statement for her rights. Against all odds she stood up on her own two feet and proclaimed that her input was valid. She is a light in a dark world. This is the story of Shirley Chisholm. Throughout her life she faces the evils of her time; racism, gender discrimination, and general unrest. Even with these momentous forces blocking her way, Shirley Chisholm refused to give up. She strove to achieve things that no one had ever done before. With this outlook on life Shirley Chisholm went on to become the first African-American Congresswoman in the year 1968. Not stopping there, Shirley Chisholm strove to become the first African-American major political party member to run for presidential election. Her origins as a young girl in Brooklyn gave her a determination to be the best at what she did. With her birth in one of the poorest regions in New York at the time and her upbringing amongst the British students in Barbados, she would rise quickly amidst the young, determined, and brilliant. In this way, Shirley Chisholm continues to be an amazing role model. By never giving up she fought the darkest battles of her time. The powers of the world around her could not stand in the way of her unceasing determination. The world needs more women like Shirley Chisholm. This story will lead you through her life and hopefully will inspire you to follow in her footsteps. If she was to walk up to you on the street tomorrow, would you be ready to take your fate in your own hands? Find your dreams, girls. And never, ever, let anything stand in the way of attaining them. Become women like Shirley Chisholm, and the many who stand, rarely mentioned, in the proud ranks of our history. Shirley Chisholm refused to back down, even when opposition from her own race arose at the declaration of her campaign. This must have been unbelievably hard for her to face, as she should not have had to face such a thing. Never give up, and never stop shining. For if you do, like Shirley Chisholm, you too can become a light in a dark world. List Price: $13.38* Lowest New Price: $13.38* Availability: Usually ships in 24 hours* (*As of 11:31 Pacific 21 Feb 2018 More Info)
Unbought and Unbossed Hardcover by Shirley Chisholm (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) The dynamic Negro Congresswoman traces her long political struggle and examines the problems plaguing the American system of government List Price: $5.95* Lowest New Price: $212.05* Lowest Used Price: $23.48* (*As of 11:31 Pacific 21 Feb 2018 More Info)
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