[Women’s History] Olympic Champ Simone Manuel Reflects on Her Historic Win

[Women’s History] Olympic Champ Simone Manuel Reflects on Her Historic Win

by #teamEBONY

“The person that I am is probably the proudest thing that I cherish…” Everyone has a purpose, but very few will be able to... Read More

#BlackWomenSave Reginald Cunningham

#BlackWomenSave Celebrates Black Women for Women’s History Month

by Melissa Kimble

Maya Angelou once said, “If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform a million realities.” I believe the same can be said... Read More

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NMAAHC to Celebrate Black Women During Women’s History Month

by #teamEBONY

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture announced it will celebrate Women’s History Month by honoring Black women through a series... Read More

Special Edition -- Women

[From Our Special Issue] Michelle Obama: Forever Our Lady

by Michelle Derosier

Our Former First Lady means the world to us, this woman is the epitome of #BlackGirlMagic! Read More

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Meet Stephanie Johnson: Delta’s First Black Female Captain

by #teamEBONY

Last year, Stephanie Johnson made history by becoming Delta Airlines’ first African-American female captain. Johnson, who made history twenty years ago by becoming the... Read More

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Santigold Uses Fashion As a Source of Social Activism

by Teryn Payne

To kick off Women's History Month, producer and singer Santigold shares how she uses her fashion sense to raise social awareness. Read More

[In My Lifetime] Col. Merryl Tengesdal Remembers Her First Solo U-2 Flight

[In My Lifetime] Col. Merryl Tengesdal Remembers Her First Solo U-2 Flight

by Shantell E. Jamison

Flying solo in a U-2 in 2004 was not the first solo flight for me. As a student pilot, you do your first solo... Read More

Say Her Name: Black Women Need More Attention from the Racial Justice Movement

Say Her Name: Black Women Need More Attention from the Racial Justice Movement

by Josie Duffy

Shortly after he was shot and killed by a White police officer in Ferguson, Mo., news of Mike Brown’s death began to spread across... Read More

[UNSUNG SHEROES] Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Is a Star in Her Own Right

[UNSUNG SHEROES] Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Is a Star in Her Own Right

by Wendy L. Wilson

It’s hard to stand out when you’re the oldest of five talented siblings, one of whom is internationally recognized superstar Diana Ross, but Dr.... Read More

Aisha Bowe

[THE UPLOAD] Former NASA Engineer Makes Millions with STEMBoard

by Lynne d Johnson

For Aisha Bowe, CEO and Co-Founder of STEMBoard and former aerospace engineer at NASA’s Ames Research Center, starting a tech company in Silicon Valley... Read More