Queens of the Policy returns during Black History Month highlighting the role women played in the numbers game. Running numbers” refers to working for an illegal lottery scheme, generally as a low-level member. These 4 women were able to amass wealth, impact advancements of Black people of the 1940s, 50s, 60s, and built institutions that stabilized the black community during that time.
Queens of the Policy
Runs Feb 17 – Feb 19, 2023