You are the Honorable Shirley Chisholm. You represent New York's 12th congressional district in the US House of Representatives. You have decided to run for the Democratic Party's nomination for president in 1972. Your historic run will create opportunities for women and people of color

You will have no help from the Democratic establishment. So good luck as you declare your candidacy, campaign on your issues, and bring your delegates to the convention.

As you campaign, be sure to enter in the locks in the form below. Who knows who might benefit from the path you pave in the years to come?