Census Data: Black Women, Children Struggle With Poverty
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Census Data: Black Women, Children Struggle With Poverty

By Freddie Allen Senior NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Despite relative improvement in job…

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Black Women Face Increased Violence
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Black Women Face Increased Violence

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Black women were murdered at more…

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Obama Lauds Black Women at CBC Dinner
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Obama Lauds Black Women at CBC Dinner

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – During his speech at the…

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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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Black Women Mobilizing for 2016 Vote
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Black Women Mobilizing for 2016 Vote

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the 2016 election cycle ramps…

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Editorial: The New Face of Labor, Civil Rights is Black & Female
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Editorial: The New Face of Labor, Civil Rights is Black & Female

Kimberly Freeman and Marc Bayard, NBC NEWS     (NBC News) — From Black Lives…

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Groups Offer Black Women $1,000 To Become Angel Investors
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Groups Offer Black Women $1,000 To Become Angel Investors

(Black Enterprise) – Pipeline Fellowship, an angel investing bootcamp for women, has enlisted BeVisible and Black MBA Women as…

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Black Women ‘Humiliated’ After Getting Kicked off Napa Valley Wine Train
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Black Women ‘Humiliated’ After Getting Kicked off Napa Valley Wine Train

Evan Sernoffsky, SAN FRANCISCO GATE   NAPA VALLEY (San Francisco Gate) — What started as…

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African-American Women in Charge Speak About Natural Hair
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African-American Women in Charge Speak About Natural Hair

By Felecia Piggott-Long, Ph. D. Special to the NNPA from The Winston-Salem Chronicle Today, it…

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Women, Blacks Lose More Years of Life After Heart Attack
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Women, Blacks Lose More Years of Life After Heart Attack

(Reuters Health) – Heart attacks seem to have a bigger effect on life expectancy for…

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