womens history month

Women’s History Month: On the Importance of Black Women’s History

The Grio — Women’s History Month starts today, and as African-American women, we may wonder where we fit into such a celebration. Coming right after Black History Month, which is meant to ameliorate the lack of attention paid to the achievements of blacks of both...

5 Queer Black Women Making History

As women, it’s easy to find sisterhood in celebrating the many things we have in common. But the strength in sisterhood isn’t in our commonalities. Rather it lies in the celebration of our differences, and mutual respect for sisters of various races, classes, and sexual...