She Works Hard for the Money So You Better Treat Her Right

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...

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Making Freedom Ring for Black Women

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...

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A Black Woman’s Place is in a Union

Black women struggle financially.  Many of us are doing better than many of our forebears, but on the whole, we have a sense that when it comes to who gets ahead, the U.S. is not exactly on the up and up.  For starters, we could be doing better if we were paid fairly...

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