White House correspondent April Ryan presents a vital look at women of different ages and backgrounds who devote their lives to making the world a better place, even if that means stepping out of their "place."
... compelling, thoughtful ... In powerful, insightful prose, Ryan shows readers why the accomplishments of Black women matter now more than ever ... In the wake of the racism and sexism that have characterized the Trump era, Ryan calls on all Americans to do better: to listen to, respect and celebrate Black women. Her book is an important step forward in that conversation.
... stirring ... Ryan’s text speaks volumes about Black women’s crucial roles as leaders, truth tellers, and unsung heroes for justice in the United States ... An informative, inspirational work by a leading political journalist; an essential purchase for public and academic libraries.