The U.S. has never had a black woman as Governor but our Stacey Abrams plans to change that. She was born December 9, 1973 and is an American politician, lawyer, and businesswoman who was the House Minority Leader for the Georgia General Assembly and State Representative for the 89th House District. She is a member of the Democratic … Continue reading
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Why race in Brazil is a confusing, loaded topic.
Race is a complex topic even between one family. Watch this Brazilian family as they try to navigate through their differences. Sourced from YouTube Continue reading
Women you should know: Dolores Huerta
Born in 1930, Dolores Huerta is a labor and civil rights activist, mother of 11 children, and Latina icon. She co-founded the United Farm Workers Union along with César Chávez, brought women into the labor movement, and challenged sexism and racism. She also negotiated the first successful collective bargaining agreement by agricultural laborers in 1966. Despite … Continue reading
Women you should know: Margaret Ekpo
Margaret Ekpo was a Nigerian women rights activist, social mobilizer, a pioneering politician during the country’s First Republic and a leading member of a group of female Nigerian activists who rallied women beyond the borders of ethnic solidarity. Margaret Ekpo was born on July 27, 1914 into the family of Inyang Eyo Aniemewue from the … Continue reading
Trans Love In The Black Community: Living Color
Watch this video of couples speaking about their daily experience of being black and identifying as LGBT. Continue reading
Top 5 Self-Care tips
The term self-care describes the actions that an individual might take in order to reach optimal physical and mental health. Self-care isn’t just a one time deal. It is a continuous practice that we need to make ritualistic. With all that is going wrong in this world and in our own back yards, we hope you take … Continue reading
The Pressure To Sterilize Black Women?
We have heard many theories on population control and the war against black women globally. While some of these theories hold strong arguments, the question still begs as to why is there’s a higher priority to sterilize black women than white women? Source Fusion Facebook Continue reading
Could You Live In Toronto?
If you are one of the many who said they would move to Canada in the Trump presidency, here’s what it would take to live in Toronto. https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fvicenews%2Fvideos%2F230017590832345%2F&show_text=0&width=400 Vice Facebook Continue reading
This Place Makes Women Have Multiple Husbands
Imagine a place where it’s normal for a woman to have multiple husbands! https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Ftinytinysecrets%2Fvideos%2F874906262648120%2F&show_text=0&width=400 Tiny Secrets Facebook Continue reading
#MenAreTrash : PATRIARCHY
You’ve seen the # floating around South African social media: Men are trash. What does it really mean and are we simply overreacting and stereotyping? In case you needed to be reminded, a 2016 report on Victims of Crime by Statistics SA‚ found that one in every four women faced violence from within their own homes … Continue reading
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