Being a Black girl in a mostly white space can bring stress, frustration, anger, and all kinds of mixed emotions.
Black women are three and a half times more likely to die in childbirth than white women.
There are poems that stay with us, and order our steps.
Cemeteries are outdoor archives. After decades of neglect, volunteers are clearing the brush and illuminating America’s repressed histories.
Desegregation took a lot of nerve from brave students, who mourned leaving behind their all-black schools to enter hostile spaces.
Jim Crow continues to impact the American labor market, and COVID-19 is making the workplace increasingly inequitable for women of all races.