Unbought and Unbossed: 7 Shirley Chisholm Quotes Reminding Us That Every Vote is a “Protest Vote”

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With Election Day 2016 less than 40 days away, the new buzz phrases are “protest vote” and “Who are you voting against?”

To Be A Black American In 2016…

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In 2016, Blackness is loved and hated; envied and despised; iconic and criminal; embraced and feared all at the same time. It is marked by hopefulness, sadness, brilliance, anxiety, rage and joy. It is the sauce and the lemonade.