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Workshops and USA Tour!

Well I’ve been back in England for two weeks now, and after spending the winter in Ghana,  I’ve decided that from now on, I’ll spend every winter somewhere hot!   363 more words

Self Help

Chilling Congressional Testimony Of 15-Year-Old Boko Haram Survivor

By Gerri Detweiler, Credit.com
When Julie Berry’s personal and professional lives were falling apart, if someone had told her that everything would be OK — better than before, even — she probably wouldn’t have believed it. 34 more words

Black Issues

Black Women's Roundtable Report: Black Women in the U.S.

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Black Women in the United States, 2015, continues the Black Women’s Roundtable’s (BWR) annual inquiry into the challenges and triumphs of Black women across the U.S.   161 more words

Business

My Favorite Life's Essentials With Ruby Dee™

 

Fortunately for us, Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis’s grandson Muta’Ali thought to document his grandmother’s unprecedented example in the film Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee™ 634 more words

Black Women

Praise Song for My Queer Sisters

Editor’s Note: For Women’s History Month, I am curating a few articles by women sharing their thoughts, experiences, and wisdom. If you would like to be included in the series, please email… 721 more words

CULTURE

TSA to stop profiling black women's hair during airport pat-down screenings

On Thursday, two black women who say that their natural hair was patted down by airport security announced that the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) had… 274 more words

News

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I Am Not My Hair

Good hair. We’ve all heard the term. Chris Rock even made a documentary on it. In it, he researches the importance of hair to black American women, and how hair often comes to define femininity. 594 more words

Feminism