Anita Pointer: Civil-Rights Activist, Pop Star, and Serious Collector of Black Memorabilia

At one point, Anita Pointer—lead vocalist and writer for the Pointer Sisters’ Top 10 hit “I’m So Excited”—was one of the most famous women in the world. During the early ’80s, she and her sisters June and Ruth tore up the pop music charts with singles like “Jump (Fo…

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