The Real A’Lelia Walker Is Much More Interesting Than the Myth

Posted on 06/06/2019 at 11:20pm
A'Lelia Walker circa 1913

A’Lelia Walker was born 134 years ago today on June 6, 1885. I’ve written a lot about her since Iread more >

The Centennial of Madam C. J. Walker’s Death – May 25, 1919

Posted on 05/26/2019 at 7:38pm
MW Obit HEADLINES 1

On Sunday morning, May 25, 1919 – exactly 100 years ago this weekend – Madam C. J. Walker died atread more >

Remembering My Fantastic Dad, S. Henry Bundles, Jr. (1927-2019)

Posted on 03/31/2019 at 6:07pm
With my dad in Chicago in 1953.

    My dad, S. Henry Bundles, Jr., died a few days ago on March 26. Since then I’ve hadread more >

Remembering April 4, 1968

Posted on 04/08/2018 at 2:41pm
"The Armor We Still Need" by A'Lelia Bundles in Rochelle Riley's The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery (Wayne State University Press 2018)

We all remember where we were on April 4, 1968. We remember when we first heard that Martin Luther King,read more >

Madam C. J. Walker’s 150th Birthday (December 23, 2017)

Posted on 12/23/2017 at 10:48am
Madam C. J. Walker was born 150 years ago on December 23, 1867.

Madam C. J. Walker was born Sarah Breedlove on December 23, 1867 on the same Delta, Louisiana plantation where herread more >