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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_African-American_United_States_Senators

The United States Senate has had ten African-American elected or appointed office holders. ..... A Nation Under Our Feet: Black Political Struggles in the Rural South from ... Distinguished African American Political and Governmental Leaders.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_civil_rights_leaders

Civil rights leaders are influential figures in the promotion and implementation of political .... STAR co-founder, AIDS activist with ACT UP · Fred Hampton (1948– 1969) – American NAACP youth leader and Black Panther activist, organizer, ...

www.bet.com/news/photos/2009/01/newsflipbookbhm09top25blacksinpoltics.html

BET.com celebrates the top 25 Blacks in politics. ... Check out our list of African American leaders making a difference in Politics. 2/26. Valerie Bowman Jarrett.

thegrio.com/2016/02/29/slideshow-the-top-25-most-influential-black-american-leaders-of-all-time

Feb 29, 2016 ... Even as an African-American sits in the most powerful position in our nation, there are those who ask if African-American leadership is in crisis.

www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/black-leaders-during-reconstruction

One of the most important aspects of Reconstruction was the active participation of African Americans (including thousands of former slaves) in the political, ...

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h3736.html

From the earliest days of the African presence in the United States, blacks have contributed to the fiber of American culture, ... Political leader, educator, author.

classroom.synonym.com/black-political-leaders-1800s-early-1900s-11194.html

Black Political Leaders of the 1800s & Early 1900s. By David Kenneth. Booker T. Washington controlled the funding for African American education.

newsone.com/1102975/top-15-civil-rights-leaders-of-the-21st-century

Mar 21, 2011 ... The top 15 civil rights leaders of the 21st century: Al Sharpton, Barack Obama, ... and political leaders have been otherwise stumped on how to do so. .... Robinson 's 2001 book The Debt: What America Owes to Blacks brought ...

hellobeautiful.com/1704045/30-black-female-leaders-you-should-know-about-2

From sport to literature, politics to art, black women have been there and continue to 'do that.' Take a look at our list of 30 black female leaders. 1. Bessie ...