RESPECT: Here Are 5 of Aretha Franklin’s Most Important Contributions to Civil Rights | Alternet

The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, has died at the age of 76. Franklin, who had suffered from pancreatic cancer and other severe health problems, was among the most iconic and influential R&B singers of all time—and during the final days of her life, she was visited by R&B legend Stevie Wonder as well as … Continue reading RESPECT: Here Are 5 of Aretha Franklin’s Most Important Contributions to Civil Rights | Alternet