Civil Rights Icon and former Black Panther Angela Davis was inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame on September 14, 2019.

Davis says “At each significant turning point in my life, when I was introduced to the world of progressive political activism, anti-racist prison abolition struggles, when I myself was on the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted List and ended up spending two years in jail and on trial, when I became involved in many international solidarity efforts, intersectional feminist movements, I’ve always been one of many…”.

Angela Davis was one of 9 other inductees to join the ranks of 276 other women who have been inducted into the hall since its inception in 1969.