The Sex-Positive Black Woman

The Sex-Positive Black Woman

by Arielle Loren   Jun 03, 2018

I am a “sex-positive” Black woman, and I believe that the sexual empowerment of Black women is essential. Sex-positivity is a movement that celebrates... Read More

Natural hair, former nursing student

Former Nursing Student Felt Forced to leave School Over Her Natural Hair

by Teddy Grant   May 31, 2018

A former nursing student at University of Holy Cross in Louisiana said she felt she had to leave the program because of her natural... Read More

Democratic Party

Report: Black Women Candidates not Getting Support from Democratic Party

by Teddy Grant   May 30, 2018

Black women have always been a powerful voting bloc for the Democratic Party, but many who are running for office feel snubbed by the... Read More

Stacey Abrams

Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary, Vies to Become First Black Female Governor in U.S.

by Teddy Grant   May 23, 2018

Stacey Abrams made history to become the first Black woman to become a major party’s nominee for governor in the U.S. in a closely... Read More

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Venture Capital Firm Launches $36 Million Fund to Invest in Black Female Founders

by Teddy Grant   May 08, 2018

The founder and managing partner of a venture capital firm announced a multi-million-dollar fund that will invest Black female entrepreneurs, Blackbusiness.org reports. Arlan Hamilton,... Read More

Black women, Airbnb

Bob Marley’s Granddaughter had cops Called on her After Neighbor Thought She Was Stealing from Airbnb

by Teddy Grant   May 07, 2018

Update The woman in the video has been identified as Donisha Prendergast, granddaughter of reggae legend Bob Marley. She, and three of her friends involved... Read More

Issa Rae

Issa Rae Draws Backlash for Old Comments Telling Black Women to Date Asian Men

by Christina Santi   Apr 30, 2018

Insecure creator Issa Rae is receiving backlash for comments she made three years ago explaining why educated Black women should date and procreate with... Read More

Alabama Waffle house

Two Officers Wrestle Black Woman to the Floor at Alabama Waffle House

by Teddy Grant   Apr 23, 2018

Two police officers wrestled a 25-year old Black woman to the ground at an Alabama Waffle House has sparked outrage online. Chikesia Clemons’s arrest... Read More

Skyler Branch, teenager, Teen, Michelle Obama, Oprah, Black Women

Teen Pays Homage to Black Women in One of a Kind Prom Dress

by Teddy Grant   Apr 13, 2018

A 17-year old Tennessee teenager wanting her prom dress to honor her late great-grandmother had images of iconic African-American women printed on her dress.... Read More

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A ‘Rebel Queen’ Gets her Due, Denmark Gets First Public Statue of a Black Woman

by Teddy Grant   Apr 02, 2018

Artists honored a black woman who led a labor revolt in the Caribbean over Danish colonialism in the Caribbean in 1878. A statue called... Read More