Black women do not expect much from those whose inhumane social, political, and economic interests challenge our human rights, but we do expect respect, support, and trust from our progressive allies, who supposedly are on our side.
Only when our society acknowledges what Black women are doing and have been doing to advance equality for all—in spite of the disenfranchisement we’ve experienced that comes with lack of visibility, respect, and resources of any kind—will people truly understand why Black lives matter.
After Wilson’s death, the media and anti-choice organizations began stirring the anti-abortion discussion at the local and state level, but it was the response from women of color and allied organizations that is setting a precedent.
The All* Above All Be Bold Road Trip has blazed a trail across the…
When I think about Women’s Equality Day, I reflect on the power and significance of Black women exercising their right to vote.
Black women stand at the intersection of two well-developed ideologies in America.
This lack of regard for the safety of Black people and the protection of our rights is symptomatic of the established order of white supremacy in this country, which must be dismantled.
I would be remiss if I didn’t acknowledge that Black women did not have access to the vote until our gender caught up with our race with the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
I am thoroughly unimpressed by you, Ryan Bomberger and your insidious campaign of shaming…
(Photo Credit: Style.com) It is my hope that at least, every Black woman who sees…