Black women aren’t stuck in the roles of yesteryear. Over time, they’ve graced screens – both big and small – playing versatile, relatable, and touching roles that help inspire #BlackGirlMagic all over the world.
The stereotype of what engineers are supposed to look like is quickly changing, as evidenced by the Black female engineers kicking ass at Slack, the startup behind the popular messaging platform.
Films about some of history’s most important Black female figures are infrequent, which is why news of a movie on the life of Saartjie “Sarah” Baartman sparked attention this week. Rumors flew that singer Beyonce Knowles would help develop and star in the film about Baartman, who was taken into the slave trade and put on display in […]
Douglasville residents were thrilled to see a change in the political makeup of their small, rural city last week when Rochelle Robinson was elected mayor, making her both the first female and the first Black politician to hold the seat,
Daniel Holtzclaw was found guilty on 18 of 36 charges, which ranged from rape, sexual battery and other charges.
What is it to be Black and a woman in this country that values neither?
Thousands of women (and men) are banding together to share their stories and fight to find a cure for breast cancer. With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, social media activists have sought to maintain a culture of awareness for the better -- and sometimes the worse.
NewsOne Top 5: 6,000 Low-Level Offenders To Be Released, Sandra Bullock Is Concerned About Her Black Son’s Safety In America, Nicki Minaj Confronts Miley Cyrus
NewsOne’s Top 5 gives you a quick rundown of the viral stories we’re talking about today. Check it out! 6,000 Non-Violent Federal Inmates Set To…
Black, Female, & Broke? New Report Details The Wealth/Opportunity Disparities Between Black Women & Their White Counterparts
A new Forbes report that details the wealth and opportunity disparities between Black women and their White counterparts has been released. President Barack Obama addressed…
In his second term, President Obama is speaking more openly about events as he wants, especially those concerning Black America.
Despite major strides Black women remain at the bottom of the wage gap, a new Census Bureau report notes.
Marvel has reinvented Moon Boy and the Devil and the Dinosaur with a new young Black woman named Moon Girl.