“A new American dream”

Today this is the headline of the – usually very staid – French newspaper Le Monde. A historic election indeed, but, as noted by Richard at Le Fleur de Lys Too, hardly the first time we had African-American or female candidates running for the Presidency or Vice Presidency.

So this blog salutes trailblazers Frederick Douglass and Victoria Woodhull!

And for more information on Victoria Woodhull, see this post at Scandalous Women.

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