The POTUS Nominates Another Supreme Court Justice: What Can Black Women Expect From Judge Kavanaugh?
On July 9, in a prime-time spectacular, the POTUS announced that 53-year-old D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh is his pick to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy for the U.S. Supreme Court. Since becoming a Supreme Court Justice is a lifetime appointment, we...read more
Hello Dear Readers, In today’s world of constant political change, this July 4th week, let's pause to think about our freedoms as Americans (such as they are) and what we can do to protect them. Below, are tips on how to use an important tool in your arsenal (your...read more
A few months ago I decided to try out a new hairdresser. Raised by a father who was a professional hairdresser and a mother who taught me the strength and value of natural black hair, I am always wary of visiting the salon. It can be an experience where one leaves...read more
Remember "She Works Hard for the Money" by Donna Summers? She works hard for the money So hard for it, honey She works hard for the money So you better treat her right We're bringing it back because we're done being paid too little and being paid much less than White...read more
This post was co-authored by Ayris Scales, executive director of the Washington, DC, Office of Partnerships and Grant Services and president of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women Inc., Metro DC Chapter. Every summer, in addition to celebrating Independence Day...read more