France’s good and great are interred in this crypt.
Out of everything that Josephine Baker accomplished in her life, her child advocacy work is perhaps the most overlooked.
Baker will be the sixth woman, first entertainer and first Black woman to enter after a successful petition from her family and fans.
Good Europeans are not always where you expect to find them.
Women of color in public office often face great scrutiny and hostility. New research shows how France’s first black female senators used their experience fighting Nazis to pass landmark legislation.