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This Day in Black History: May 29, 1851
Abolitionist and women’s rights activist Sojourner Truth delivered her “Ain’t I a Woman?” speech at...


This Day in Black History: July 15, 1867
Maggie Lena Walker, the first woman and first African-American to become president of a bank, was b...


This Day in Black History: March 21, 1986
Debi Thomas became the first Black woman to win the Women's World Figure Skating Championship on Ma...


Commentary: Black History Month Can’t Forget to Salute Curt Flood
Star centerfielder Curt Flood's actions paved the way for big contracts for current Major Leaguers....


This Day in Black History: July 6, 1957
Althea Gibson became the first African-American to win Wimbledon on July 6, 1957....


This Day in Black History: March 31, 1888
Sojourner Truth helped to establish the National Council of Women in the United States on March 31,...


This Day in Black History: March 3, 1962
Track star Jackie Joyner Kersee was born in East St. Louis, Illinois, on March 3, 1962....


This Day in Black History: Dec. 5, 1935
The National Council of Negro Women was founded on Dec. 5, 1935....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 6, 1993
Mae C. Jemison was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame on Oct. 6, 1993....


Feb. 7 Is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
African-Americans are the racial population most impacted by HIV/AIDS....


Study: Black Women Greatly Underrepresented in Politics
“Status of Black Women in American Politics” reveals stark numbers at almost every level....


This Day in Black History: May 1, 1997
Alexis Margaret Herman became the first African-American appointed to the position of U.S. secretar...


This Day in Black History: August 2, 2012
Gabrielle Douglas won an Olympic gold in women’s gymnastics on Aug. 2, 2012....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 26, 1981
Tennis superstar Serena Williams was born on Sept. 26, 1981 in Saginaw, Michigan....


Sheryl Underwood: 'Women Have to Be Funnier Than Men'
The Talk host explains why Black male comedians should mentor women....


Women’s History Month Profile: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Trailblazer
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the president of Liberia, is the first woman elected as a head of state in A...


Silent Killer: What Black Women Must Know About Ovarian Cancer
We are more likely to die from this cancer....


Omar Epps Schools Social Media Followers on History of His Skirt Style
The actor talks about African tribes and their traditional garb....


Hip-Hop Violinist Invited to DC for Women's History Month
Artist Miri Ben-Ari to be one of 25 "Remarkable Women."...


This Day in Black History: March 4, 1932
Miriam Makeba, renowned South African singer and civil rights activist, was born March 4, 1932....

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