The Josephine Baker You Probably Didn’t Know

Resistance Fighter, Civil Rights Activist, and Spy

Josephine Baker

You are more likely to have seen Josephine Baker naked than adorned with medals. Maybe you’ve seen her or someone portraying her doing the “The Charleston” or her famous “Banana Dance!” You probably don’t know how she aided the war effort, smuggling documents for the Allies and French Resistance to…

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