“I think the most important thing we should be teaching young girls today is leadership.
“It's something that has been lacking in young girls for a very long time, not because we don't want to [take leadership], but because of how society has labelled women to be.”
But her election will also help young little Afro descendent girls watch or read and enjoy the Snow Queen without thinking that they themselves are ugly, wishing to look like the girls in the story .
The official trailer for the new Harriet Tubman biopic Harriet dropped on July 23.
Starring Cynthia Erivo as the historic abolitionist, the film is set to chronicle Tubman's escape from slavery and how she eventually helped free hundreds of runaway slaves.
In a new interview with OprahMag.com, Erivo, Jennifer Nettles, and Leslie Odom Jr. open up about their roles.
Harriet premieres November 1.
Or National African American History Month, Is An Annual Celebration Of Achievements By Black Americans And A Time For Recognizing The Central Role Of African Americans In U.S. History.
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