Our BlackHer Shero of the Week is Irene Gandy, an African-American pioneer and an American original. Gandy has worked on more than a hundred Broadway shows. In 2012, she was the first Black woman to win a Tony Award for Producer for a revival of “Porgy and Bess,”...read more
Our BlackHer Shero of the Week is Leslie Herod, a state representative for Colorado. Representative Herod is the first African American LGBTQ candidate elected to the Colorado State Legislature. Her previous political experience includes serving as deputy political...read more
Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of blacks in U.S. history. It’s a month that I have come to love! The month itself has an interesting and distinguished history and Black...read more
I Want To Raise My Children In A World Where People of Color Are Empowered To Vote: Here’s How We Get It Done!
While watching Stacey Abrams deliver a passionate, articulate, and fiery response to the State of the Union, all I could think was “how could this woman possibly lose the election for governor of her state?” The real reason (which too few people understand) is voter...read more
President Trump will deliver his State of the Union address on Tuesday, February 5th. Despite the lies he’s likely to tell about the state of our union being strong (it’s not!), we wanted to take some time to specifically address the state of Black women today. Here’s...read more
Our BlackHer Shero of the Week is Sylvia Stein, vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of Modine Manufacturing Company, a multi-national $2 billion publicly-traded company, which operates in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. As general...read more