Black women

Three Black Women, One Diagnosis: ‘Not Only Did The Biopsy Come Back Positive But Turns Out The Cancer Had Spread’

Fourteen years after hearing the words you have breast cancer, Erika Wimms talks about her journey to remission.

Three Black Women, One Diagnosis: ‘If I Found My Cancer Earlier, There’s A Possibility It Wouldn’t Have Come Back.’

Kamesha Miles has been through hell and back and wants other women to know that having conversations about breast cancer could save your life.

Three Black Women, One Diagnosis: ‘I Wasn’t Surprised When I Got Cancer.’

Thelma P. Brown says cancer occupied an all too familiar presence in her home.

5 Books That Honor Ntozake Shange and Celebrate The Black Arts Movement

On the third anniversary of the iconic playwright’s passing, here are some suggested titles that follow Shange’s legacy.

Black Girls and Women Killed At Rate of 4 Per Day In 2020 As Homicides Increased

Homicides of Black girls and women were the most increased.

OPINION: Why Do We Keep Ignoring The Stories Of Black Missing People In America?

The disappearance of Gabby Petito reignited a conversation.

OPINION: Black Women’s Equal Pay Day 2021: We Demand Our Whole Dollar

Without help, Black women cannot achieve economic parity.