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“Despite higher labor participation and voting rates, at all educational levels Black women are concentrated in lower paying jobs than most other groups of workers, and have poor outcomes in healthcare, criminal justice and life expectancy.”
Hugh Barry was arrested on charges of murder in the first degree, manslaughter in the first and second degrees and criminally negligent homicide.
“Investing in Black women's political leadership is a solid return on investment,” the women said in a letter to Democratic Party Chair Tom Perez.
In time for Mother’s Day, a coalition, including Black Lives Matter, plans to post bail for Black mothers who are not convicted of a crime yet remain in jail because they cannot afford to pay.
Racist incidents targeted American University’s first Black woman student government president and targeted her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha.
"For far too long the voices of and issues facing Black women and girls have not been given the attention it deserves," Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman said.
“Thank you for investing in our girls,” Michelle Obama said about the college scholarship program.
“It disappoints me to know we live in a society in which people like Ilie Nastase can make such racist comments towards myself and unborn child,” Serena Williams said.
Recent incidents involving Maxine Waters, April Ryan and Susan Rice echo the treatment of Michelle Obama.
Two Black women said they "and other dark-skinned employees suffered years-long relentless racial animus" at the company.
The Fox News host's comment about Rep. Maxine Waters is "no laughing matter," rather "a well-worn diversion and act of denigration," a Rutgers women's and gender studies professor told DiversityInc.
In an interview, Winfrey said President Trump’s win made her rethink whether or not she could become President of the United States.
DiversityInc asked a political scientist and women’s studies professor her thoughts on the strike and on race in relation to the movement.
White women “had the strongest explicit attitudes that were negative. The significant bias is a challenge for Black women that has to be acknowledged."
Imelme Umana is a member of the law school’s class of 2018.
Black women are dying at "twice the rate as white women in the United States,” says Johns Hopkins study.
Once again, excessive force was used by a police officer against Black women.
The United States Mint will issue a series of anniversary 24-karat gold coins to “reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the United States.”
Flight engineer Jeanette J. Epps is set to make history in 2018.
Much like a lesson of the film, never underestimate the value of African American talent.
Stayce Harris was recently honored by President Obama.
"Inclusion training," but no other specific action, to be given to astoundingly white male leadership team.
In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, the first lady talked about her time at the White House, including the presidential election, how Congress did not support her husband and her hope for the country.