women’s rights

Dream Keepers Honored by Planned Parenthood

In honor of Black History Month, Planned Parenthood Action Fund celebrates the courageous leadership in…

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Conservative Media Says Women Shouldn’t Vote

Even if it included too much techno and not enough rhythm, the “#TURNOUTFORWHAT” ad, brought…

The Criminal Unrapeability of Black Women

Black womanhood = criminal perversion. This equation leapt to mind in wake of allegations of…

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Hey Millennials!Speak Up. Show Out. VOTE

As we come off of the heels of celebrating Women’s Equality Day  — which commemorates…

Are Black Greeks Doing Enough for the Modern Civil Rights Fight?

History and Tradition. Values and Morals. Legacy and Leadership.  Since 1906, Black Greek Letter Organizations…

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Hands Off Wendy Davis

When Texas State senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis made the choice to describe in…

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The Fight for the Black Vote Continues

Last month we commemorated Women’s Equality Day —the date on which the 19th Amendment was…

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SCOTUS Lets Women Down

This month, the highest court in the land decided two landmark cases regarding a woman’s…

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How the Hobby Lobby Decision Impacts Black Women

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a much-anticipated decision in the cases…

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Black Women by the Numbers:In Pain and In Need

The longstanding myth that Black females “do better” than Black males is a topic of…