A new study has been released which says that black girls are viewed as “less innocent” and more “adult-like” than white girls. According to Bossip, in the study, “Girlhood Interrupted,” which was released by Georgetown’s Law Center on Poverty and Equality, the data discovered that adults view black girls between the ages of 5 and […]

The event, which happened last month, was aimed at empowering our youth to read and see themselves as heroes.

Plus, FBI director believes there’s no proof of "epidemic" police violence against Black people and the nation's high school graduation rate hits record high of 83.2 percent.


Over the past couple of years, The term “black girl magic” has become commonplace in our vocabulary for good reason. Black girls and women have been showing extraordinary skill in everything from academics to athletics. Even in entertainment, Black women and girls are breaking out of traditional, stereotypical roles to ones that show complex characters with […]


In what has become known as "The Talk," which parents give Black boys about police encounters, I also teach my daughter to respect authority, but that she should never allow her rights to be violated.

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According to author Monique Morris, Black girls make up 16 percent of American school students, but account for over 33 percent of school arrests.

It's the first out of 430 registered caucuses that will focus solely on the issues that we as African-American women face.

Black female students are facing two huge institutional challenges as racism and sexism converge in a way that mean stiffer punishments for them. A new…

If you thought the “Basketball Wives” franchise depicted black women in a negative light, you may be disturbed by the video clip below. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/?q=articles/entertainment/gossip/38137