Tag: Myeshia Johnson

Black Gold Star Widows Historically Slighted by Government

The Journal of American History wants the public to remember past accounts of Black Gold Star widows and mothers having been snubbed by the federal government. OnMonday, the journal tweeted: Insulting African American gold star widows has a history. @PlantRjp and Frances M. Clarke tell that history here: https://t.co/U8SHL7Zuur Journal…

The Trump Administration Continues to Disrespect Black Women

The behavior of President Donald Trump and his administration illustrates an ongoing disregard for Black women. “We are sick and tired of women being undermined, being dismissed,” Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) said Monday on MSNBC’s “The Beat.” She added, “And, Black women, in particular, being called names.” The women of…