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In Josephine Baker’s Activism, Black Joy and Struggle Live Side by Side

Remembering a world-renown performer, World War II spy, and Civil Rights, Activist

Josephine Baker in 1970 | Photo Credit | Getty Images

So, there’s a myth about Black activists, particularly women, that insists we tend to sacrifice too much for the cause, neglecting self-care. However…




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Allison Gaines

Allison Gaines

Womanist Scholar ♥︎ bylines @ Zora, Level, Momentum, GEN, EICCultured, AfroSapiophile, CoFounder of #WEOC allisonthedailywriter.com ☕️ ko-fi.com/allyfromnola

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