Billie Holiday Bravely Fights Against U.S. Government Sponsored Oppression

Billie Holiday Bravely Fights Against U.S. Government Sponsored Oppression

In the first scene, the title slide, “United States Vs. Billie Holiday,” appears over a photo of white men posing in front of a burning Black body reads, then the viewers see: “In 1937 A Bill To Finally Ban The Lynching Of African-Americans Was Considered By The Senate. It Did Not Pass.” It almost serves […]

For Billie Holiday the Struggle Was Real

For Billie Holiday the Struggle Was Real

Billie Holiday, originally Elanora Fagan was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 7, 1915. She was one of the greatest Afro-American jazz singers from 1933 until 1959. As depicted in the new film release, the United States vs. Billie Holiday, this celebrated, and talent-filled singer faced a considerable amount of challenges, and the struggle was […]

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