VIDEO: Because of Them, We Can – Bessie Coleman

Elizabeth “Bessie” Coleman was the first African American female pilot. “Because of Bessie Coleman, we can dream big and prove that the sky is just the beginning.”

Because of Them We Can Founder, Eunique Jones Gibson, is educating and connecting a new generation to past and present heroes who have paved the way, with her new Black History Month 2014 campaign. Check out this video featuring a young Bessie Coleman. is a cutting-edge online magazine highlighting progressive urban culture, faith, social change and global awareness. The site offers a platform for young adult perspectives, profiles inspirational visionaries and artists, and serves as an online community for change agents who are like-minded. Founded in 2011 by Rahiel Tesfamariam, Urban Cusp highlights voices, ideas and images not commonly found within mainstream media.

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