Obama: Women Made Civil Rights Movement Happen
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Obama: Women Made Civil Rights Movement Happen

Darlene Superville, ASSOCIATED PRESS     WASHINGTON (AP) — To President Barack Obama, women of…

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Focus on Real Black Women, not Imposters
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Focus on Real Black Women, not Imposters

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   By the time you read this, perhaps the disturbing…

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#SayHerName: Black Women & Girls Matter Protests Sweep The Nation
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#SayHerName: Black Women & Girls Matter Protests Sweep The Nation

By Lynette Holloway Special to the NNPA via The Chicago Defender Black women and girls…

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How Do We Talk To Our Young Girls About Baltimore? Residents & Community Leaders Weigh In
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How Do We Talk To Our Young Girls About Baltimore? Residents & Community Leaders Weigh In

  By Christina Coleman Special to the NNPA via The Chicago Defender   (NNPA) —…

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#BlackGirlsMatter Right Here in America
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#BlackGirlsMatter Right Here in America

By Walter Fields NNPA Columnist   Every morning, when I fix my teenage daughter breakfast…

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A Male-Exclusive Framework for Racial Justice
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A Male-Exclusive Framework for Racial Justice

By Stephany Rose NNPA Guest Columnist   In the Christian faith, the Syrophoenician woman’s testimony…

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Black Girls Carry Extra Burdens to Stay in School
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Black Girls Carry Extra Burdens to Stay in School

By Lisa Gissendaner NNPA Guest Columnist   Whitney Richards Callathes – a young person navigating…

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New Study Fills in the Gap on Black Girls
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New Study Fills in the Gap on Black Girls

 By Priscilla Ocen NNPA Guest Columnist     When asked what her teachers think of…

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A Different Standard for Black Girls
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A Different Standard for Black Girls

By LeConté J. Dill NNPA Guest Columnist     Nearly 40 years ago, a metaphor…

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Child Watch: Girls in Justice
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Child Watch: Girls in Justice

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist     I’m grateful for a powerful new book,…

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