Fearless Journalist And All-Round Badass Ida B. Wells Honored With Google Doodle

July 16, 2015   // 0 Comments

Dominique Mosbergen -Huff Post Black Voices When Ida B. Wells was 22, she was asked  by a conductor of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad Company to give up her seat on the train to a white man. She refused, and the conductor attempted to forcibly drag her out of her seat. Wells wouldn't budge. “The moment he caught hold of my arm I fastened my teeth in the back of his hand,” she wrote in...

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