Lee Daniels, actor, film producer, and director. he produced 'monster's ball' (the 1st time an african american was the sole producer on an academy award-winning film) and directed the film 'precious', which received 6 academy award nominations, winning 2 awards.
[Infographic] A Look into the Venture Capital Industry How does a company end up getting venture capital funding? How much money is exchanged? Venture capitalists invested $22.8 billion in the 1st half of 2014.
We'll go to the doctor when we feel flu-ish or a nagging pain. So why don’t we see a health professional when we feel emotional pain: guilt, loss, loneliness? Too many of us deal with common psychological-health issues on our own, says Guy Winch. But we don’t have to. He makes a compelling case to practice emotional hygiene — taking care of our emotions, our minds, with the same diligence we take care of our bodies.
Mary Ann Shadd Cary - teacher, journalist, lawyer and suffragist. She co-founded the Colored Women’s Progressive Franchise Association in D.C. (1880), which pre-dated the woman’s club movement by a decade, and linked the vote to women’s labor questions and entrepreneurship – all ideas far ahead of their time.