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"How Brooklyn’s Shirley Chisholm paved the way for women of color in politics"

by: Craig Treadway

Posted: Mar 15, 2021 / 06:57 PM EDT / Updated: Mar 15, 2021 / 06:57 PM EDT


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Video of The Sip Hour Live Sunday Brunch 03-07-21 - International Women’s Day

Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Congresswoman for the 13th District of CA | @RepBarbaraLee|


Zinga A. Fraser, PhD , Assistant Professor, Africana Studies Department and Women's and Gender Studies Program & Director of the Shirley Chisholm Project on Brooklyn Women's Activism |

Unbought Unbossed Conversations with Celebrity Host, Entrepreneur, Shirley Chisholm Cultural Institute (SCCI) Board Member, Angela Yee, with guests Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke, David Johns, Executive Director of the The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC)

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Source: WNBC TV Channel 4 Copyright © 2020 NBCUniversal Media, LLC

Zinga Fraser, PhD interviewed on CBS News.  Copyright © 2020 CBS News.

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Zinga Fraser, PhD interviewed on PBS New York Now at 16:44 mark.  Copyright © 2020 PBS

Zinga Fraser, PhD interviewed on TRT World Now.  Copyright © 2020 TRT World.


Zinga Fraser, PhD Featured in New York Times “2019 Belongs to Shirley Chisholm”

Zinga Fraser, PhD on Elle

Dr. Zinga Fraser featured on Elle "How Braids Tell America's Black Hair History" By Ayana Byrd DEC 27, 2017

Zinga Fraser, PhD on WNBC Positively Black with Tracie Strahan

WNBC Segment 11/20/16


Positively Black: The Shirley Chisholm Project on WNBC 11/20/16

Tracie Strahan sits down with Zinga A. Fraser, PhD the director of the Shirley Chisholm Project at Brooklyn College, to discuss Chisholm’s legacy and how the project honors her. You can go to for more information.

Source: BBC World News

Source: American Federation of Teachers (AFT

Zinga Fraser, PhD Introduces Randi Weingarten AFT President at 

84th American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Convention and organization's 100th anniversary. 

Zinga Fraser, PhD on NY1 in Brooklyn College classroom with students

Source: NY1

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