As Republicans have been leading campaigns to close Planned Parenthood clinics, they’ve been leaving us without options to protect ourselves.

Authorities in Alabama claim a teen committed suicide in a jail cell an hour after being arrested, another suspicious case of a Black woman dying…

There a lot of different ideas about what it means to be beautiful, and one new docuseries is hoping to explore every facet of it. Pretty is something hard to define, but you know it when you see it. Depending on where you’re from that could look a lot different. Adding race to the equation […]

Black women make up the funniest demographic in comedy, but why do they have to fight so hard for their space?


Black women suffer the most from mortgage discrimination due to race and gender.

In a 10-minute-long Today Show interview Tuesday morning, the former president of the Spokane, Wash. chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored…

"The darker the berry the sweeter the juice" isn't always how you really feel when you're a Dark-skinned woman.

We all need some words of wisdom to lift us up from time to time.

It’s safe to say that Dorothea Daniels is living proof that it’s never too late to accomplish a goal. The Santa Clarita, California resident earned…

The American Civil Liberties Union has released an appalling video of California police confronting a pregnant Black woman. Mandated body cameras captured officers in Barstow, California, slamming a woman named Charlena Michelle Cooks during a January incident where they were called to her daughter’s school. Cooks, who was eight months pregnant at the time, was […]