• Barbie Launching Epic Bessie Coleman Doll Just In Time For Black History Month

    13 days ago - By Essence

    Mattel By Elizabeth Ayoola · Updated January 25, 2023 Bessie Coleman 's legacy is still alive-so much that Barbie is releasing a Bessie Coleman Inspiring Women doll. This comes ahead of the late aviatrix's birthday, which is Jan. 26, and Black History Month. Barbie partnered with Coleman's great-niece Gigi Coleman, who also happens to be the President of The Bessie Coleman Aviation All-Stars. The not-for-profit organization promotes her legacy through STEM programming and educating students on aeronautics and potential career paths in the field. “As someone who has dedicated much of my...
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