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  Amazing Fact About the Negro No. 56: When did African-American women hit their stride in professional achievement? It is fitting that my latest PBS…

Roland Martin talks with Dr. Janna Andrews and singer Kelly Price about breast cancer’s impact on Black women. White women are more likely to get a…

    The following is an excerpt from “The Rejected Stone,” the new book by MSNBC host and National Action Network president Rev. Al Sharpton.…

  Iyanla Vanzant is making yet another splash with a video that has gone viral due to her special brand of wisdom. Calling black women…

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Black women especially in Atlanta are in the midst of a crisis because the rate in which African-American women in the city are being infected…

  Will African American women ever tire of discussing the inherent problems of being born with dark skin instead of light skin? Apparently not. In…

According to a new study published by Wake Forest University School of Medicine, scientists discovered that two out of every five Black women or 40…

Front and center in the ongoing debate around women’s rights are the issues of health care and freedom of choice. During a tense election cycle,…

Who says Black women don’t workout? Two sistas, Toni Carey and Ashley Hicks, founded “Black Girls Run!” in 2009 in an effort to fight growing…

Although predominately White Nebraska has experienced a growth in racial diversity, the change in numbers also highlights how women of color in the state are…

I had to literally rewind my tivo during the 84th Annual Academy Awards to confirm Billy Crystal’s offensive joke about black women in Hollywood. Post Octavia Spencer’s Supporting Actress win for The Help, the Oscar host returned from commercial break: “I loved that movie (The Help)…when I saw it, I wanted to hug the first black woman that I […]

A whole lot of black women had a beef with Chris Rock when he produced “Good Hair” and shed a light on black hair care dollars and sense.   The documentary opened up a dreadful side to the billion dollar black hair care industry and the harmful toxins used to give black women the coveted […]