black women

We Lost a Hero: Civil Rights Icon Amelia Boynton Dies at 104

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Amelia Boynton Robinson, one of the chief architects of the historic Selma to Montgomery march and the push for voting rights in the South, passed away early Wednesday. She was 104. Boynton Robinson spent her life advocating for Black Americans. In 1933, she co-founded the Dallas County...

You Won’t Believe Why Black Women Make This Guy SO Mad

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Black girls are magic. We know this, and you know this, but unfortunately some folks ain’t hip to the truth just yet. Between the media’s obsession with Black women’s dating habits, celebs who jack our style and get mad when they get called out for...

African-American Women Living in Rural Areas Less Likely to Suffer From Depression

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Depression is something that affects people from all walks of life, but a recent study shows that African-American women living in rural areas are less likely to suffer from depression, compared to African-American women in larger cities. The study’s lead author, Addie Weaver from the...

Watch: ‘Stop Disrespecting Black Women’ by Jeffrey Almonte

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Most of the stereotypes about Black women ironically come from Black men. Video Description: Black women seem to be the butt of many “jokes” made by Black men that fuels the stereotyping. They are deemed crazy, expensive, ratchet, among others. This is one of the...