"Honor your own African American freedom fighting elders, aunties, mamas, unnamed ancestors and yourself in a special photo shoot. This is a special tribute to all of the African American women who are leading the struggle in Minnesota each and every day. As we know the time has come again for African American Freedom Fighting Sisters to stand up for voting rights once again. The “Voter ID" constitutional amendment in Minnesota is one that is specifically targeting African Americans and other marginalized cultural, economic and age demographics "
-Call for Sistas in the Struggle for Deep Democracy photoshoot, Danielle Mkali
“The struggle recognition is the nexus of human identity and national identity, where much of the most important work of politics occurs. African American women fully embody this struggle.” -Melissa Harris-Perry, Sister Citizen, page 4.