Monthly archive for August2017

The Lioness Project: Queen Lili’uokalani of Hawaii

The Lioness Project: Queen Lili’uokalani of Hawaii

This lioness was a gifted musician and composer. She was also the last and only Queen of Hawaii, and relinquished her throne to save her people. “Never cease to act because you fear you may fail.” —Queen Lili’uokalani Lili’uokalani was born Lydia Kamaka’eha on September 2,…

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The Lioness Project: Shirley Chisholm

The Lioness Project: Shirley Chisholm

This Lioness was the first black woman in Congress, and the first black woman to run for president.  She fought tirelessly to help women and people of color find a voice in American politics. “If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring…

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