Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe Says White Fans Should Censor N-Word at Concerts (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Apr 25, 2018

Janelle Monáe appeared on The Breakfast Club to promote her new album Dirty Computer, what it was like being mentored by Prince and oppressed... Read More

#ADayWithoutABlackPerson

#WhenBlackWomenLead: Invisible No More

by Marcela Howell   Feb 19, 2018

Black women have always been at the forefront of the most progressive movements in this country’s history, whether we are taking leadership in pushing... Read More

No Equal Pay: Trump Rolls Back Obama Protections for Women Workers

No Equal Pay: Trump Rolls Back Obama Protections for Women Workers

by Shantell E. Jamison   Apr 04, 2017

Today is “Equal Pay Day,” and as thousands of workers prepare to demand equal and fair wages for all, President Donald Trump has signed... Read More

Trump

Melania Trump Gave a Speech About Women’s Rights and We Have Questions

by #TeamEBONY   Mar 29, 2017

“Wherever women are diminished, the entire world is diminished with them. However, wherever women are empowered, towns and villages, schools and economies, are empowered... Read More

A Lesson on Black Womanhood from Comedian Jessica Williams

A Lesson on Black Womanhood from Comedian Jessica Williams

by LaToya Cross   Jan 24, 2017

Mediocrity is not in the game plan for Black and Brown skin. We’ve heard since childhood, that we must strive for excellence and show... Read More

March

Women’s Marches Draw Armies of Unified Voices in Multiple Cities

by #teamEBONY   Jan 21, 2017

Cities throughout the United States and in various parts of the world saw droves of people demonstrating in response to the inauguration of President... Read More

March

Yes, Women Will March in D.C., But Those Who Can’t Be There Still Count

by Deborah Douglas and Lise Ragbir   Jan 19, 2017

Dropping everything to go on an unplanned trip is a privilege — the kind that unfortunately permeates the conversation around the Jan. 21, Women’s March in... Read More

Removing the Blindfold: Reimagining Reproductive Futures

Removing the Blindfold: Reimagining Reproductive Futures

by Sevonna Brown   May 17, 2016

During the height of the Clinton administration's health care reform debate of the mid '90s, a group of Black women coined the term “reproductive... Read More

Dream Keepers Honored by Planned Parenthood

Dream Keepers Honored by Planned Parenthood

by #teamEBONY   Feb 03, 2015

In honor of Black History Month, Planned Parenthood Action Fund celebrates the courageous leadership in the black community that pushes our nation toward a... Read More

Kevin D. Williamson

Conservative Media Says Women Shouldn’t Vote

by Michael Arceneaux   Oct 24, 2014

Even if it included too much techno and not enough rhythm, the “#TURNOUTFORWHAT” ad, brought to us by the nonpartisan group Rock The Vote,... Read More