Serena Williams: Giving Birth Will Make Her A ‘Real Woman’

Serena Williams: Giving Birth Will Make Her A ‘Real Woman’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Serena Williams may be everyone’s favorite tennis star on the court, but some recent remarks has a few folks looking at the pro athlete... Read More

Black Lives Matter Wants You to Know That #BlackMothersMatter

Black Lives Matter Wants You to Know That #BlackMothersMatter

by Shantell E. Jamison

Black Lives Matter wants you to know that #BlackMothersMatter! The social justice and advocacy movement’s New York branch is inviting residents to participate in... Read More

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The Backlash to Beyoncé’s Pregnancy Is an Example of the Attack on Black Motherhood

by Gloria Malone

Beyonce announced her pregnancy via Instagram on the first day of Black History Month to—almost—everyone’s delight. But just as quickly as the of joy,... Read More

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Black Maternal Health Matters

by Josie Pickens

I barely survived giving birth to my daughter. In fact, both of us barely survived. My little one, just 25 weeks old and weighing... Read More

Eighteen black mothers wonder if hospital stole their babies

Black Mothers Suspect Hospital of Stealing Babies

by The Grio

Eighteen Black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died soon after birth at a St. Louis hospital now wonder if... Read More

Black Breastfeeding Week

Why a Black Breastfeeding Week is Necessary

by #teamEBONY

The news had not been posted for two hours before the brouhaha began on Facebook. Yesterday, myself and two of my comrades in the... Read More

101 Years Old and Doing Her Thing: Daisy McFadden

101 Years Old and Doing Her Thing: Daisy McFadden


by Melanie Yvette

Having the honor to sit and talk with a woman like Daisy McFadden is a rare, and most likely once-in-a-lifetime experience. As we go... Read More

MAMA’S BEAUTY TIPS: Readers Share All

MAMA’S BEAUTY TIPS: Readers Share All

by Kimberly Walker

Little Black girls learn best beauty practices from mama, first! Their makeup tips and skincare tricks are unrivaled. My mother changed my regimen forever... Read More

[PHOTOS] REAL MOTHERS AND SONS: AN UNBREAKABLE BOND

[PHOTOS] REAL MOTHERS AND SONS: AN UNBREAKABLE BOND

by #teamEBONY

To celebrate the lives of mothers who have given their all and are doing the work of raising young Black men, here are nine... Read More

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The Lover’s Rocque: Mother Number Two

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The Lover's Rocque: Mother Number Two

by The Lovers Rocque

My mother has always filled the role of "most important woman in my life". She’s the one who gave birth to me and, as... Read More