Kudos to the President of Howard University, President Frederick, for stepping into this Facebook thread to offer hope to an aspiring Bison.

This should remind us all to push towards our dream, no matter how impossible achieving it might seem. A "no" today could be a "yes" tomorrow.
Thomas Moorehead is also the world's first African American Rolls Royce Dealer.

Meet The First African American Lamborghini and McLaren Dealer

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"If they don't give you a seat at the table, bring in a folding chair." - Shirley Chisholm | Artwork by: Hallie Heald

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Congratulations to Briana Westry-Robinson on making history as the youngest Black woman judge in Alabama!

Last week, Westry-Robinson was sworn in as a district judge of Wilcox County, Alabama. This officially made her, at age 27, the youngest Black woman judge in the history of Alabama.

Way to go, Judge Westry-Robinson! Your incredible accomplishment is an inspiration to us all....
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"First women I saw at the march. If our feminism isn't intersectional, it's just a pep rally. If we want to know how to move forward- we should follow the women of color. They've been leading the march toward justice fiercely wisely tirelessly for ages." - Glennon Doyle Melton

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When you're 3 years old and you know you're magical.

Photo via: Summer G

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<3 Today's Women's March in Chicago, Illinois.

Photo via: Jim Livesey

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It's a complete cuteness overload when you take an adorable photo with your twin sister.

Photo via: Identical twins, Mila and Jordyn.

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Yessss! It sounds like this could be a modern day version of the hit sitcom "A Different World".

Guess What?! A 'Black-ish' College Spin-Off Starring Yara Shahidi Could Be Headed Our Way

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2) "I learned to be kind to others even when they aren't kind to you. The Obama's endured so much hate during the past 8 years, but they never missed a beat and always displayed kindness & love. I strive to go high when others go low." - Melanie Rae

They Taught Us: 12 Things We Learned From The Obamas These Last 8 Years

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What happens when you ask a 15 month old who the first Black president is? Watch and see...

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Where were you 8 years ago today when Barack Obama was sworn in as the first African American President of the United States?

Time cover credit: Christopher Morris

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Check out these rare #TBT photos of the Obamas before they won the White House.

9 Rare Photos of Barack, Michelle, Malia, and Sasha Obama's Journey To Win The White House

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"You made me a better President, and you made me a better man."-President Obama

Must Read: President Obama Just Sent Us All A Touching Farewell Letter

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"On this day, January 18, 2017, I was sworn in and admitted to the Bar of the UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT!

The 10 year old girl (me) who first began dreaming of becoming an attorney, cannot contain herself. The me that I am today, understands that it's bigger than me - it's for those who had the audacity to dream and pray for me when I didn't yet know how to do it for myself. It's because...
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A beautifully bittersweet photo of President and First Lady Obama looking out from the Truman Balcony of the White House.

Comment below and tell us one lesson you learned from President and First Lady Obama.

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"You made the White House a place that belongs to everybody."- President Obama

All The Feels: Michelle Obama Takes Her Final Walk Through The White House

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"Find something that is so dear, rich and necessary to follow your dream. And when you get knocked down, you get up."- Rep. John Lewis

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Young, Black, confident boys honoring Muhammad Ali.

Ali, you will always be the greatest.

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