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Black History .Un geste de révolte en toute simplicité!!BRAVO !!!!

trebled-negrita-princess: “deenoverdami: “essentialisinvisible: “Black man drinking at white only fountain, ca 1964 – by Cecil Williams. ” Yall act like racism ended thousands of years ago. But my dad is older than this damn picture. ” Not a single.

A forgotten profession: In the days before alarm clocks were widely affordable, people like Mary Smith of Brenton Street were employed to rouse sleeping people in the early hours of the morning. They were commonly known as ‘knocker-ups’ or ‘knocker-uppers’. Mrs. Smith was paid sixpence a week to shoot dried peas at market workers’ windows in Limehouse Fields, London. Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870-1945.

A Knocker-up ’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time. Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows - Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870 - S)

By Robert Doisneau  "The marvels of daily life are so exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street." – Robert Doisneau  Robert Doisneau (French: [ʁɔbɛʁ dwano]; 14 April 1912 – 1 April 1994) was a French photographer.  He and Henri Cartier-Bresson were pioneers of photojournalism. He is renowned for his 1950 image Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall), a photograph of a couple kissing in the busy streets of Paris.

By Robert Doisneau "The marvels of daily life are so exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street." – Robert Doisneau Robert Doisneau (French: [ʁɔbɛʁ dwano]; 14 April 1912 – 1 April 1994) was a French photographer. He and Henri Cartier-Bresson were pioneers of photojournalism. He is renowned for his 1950 image Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall), a photograph of a couple kissing in the busy streets of Paris.

Ernest Hemingway — Wikipédia

American author Ernest Hemingway in dressed in the uniform of an ambulance driver for the International Red Cross during World War I, where he was stationed on the Italian front. (He almost looks like Yon Gonzalez in this photo.

Ces femmes pionnieres qui ont change le monde Rosa Parks

This Rosa Parks mugshot from 1955 marked the start of the Montgomery bus protests. She was dubbed "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement.

"Don't be afraid." That's what Ruby Bridges's mother told her on November 4, 1960. Little Ruby listened carefully to the advice. Soon, four United States federal court marshals, or officers, arrived at the Bridges family home in New Orleans, La., to drive the first grader to William Frantz Public School. A screaming mob was waiting. People stood near the building shouting. Ruby held her head high. With the marshals surrounding her, the 6-year-old walked into the school and into history

"Don't be afraid." That's what Ruby Bridges's mother told her on November Court marshals, or officers, arrived to drive the first grader to William Frantz Public School. People stood near the building shouting and the walked into the school.