In April of my freshman year at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a woman bolted past me at the front door of my residence hall, her cellphone at her ear, trying to force words through deep, pained sobs.
Don’t misunderstand me. I love my blackness. But, as a black woman, I have to constantly exert and restrain myself. I have to work harder to overcome and shatter stereotypes, yet reign myself in in the hopes of not reinforcing them.
On Tuesday evening, in the midst of the Ferguson protest outside the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), a group of protestors confronted a black police officer and challenged him. One young woman, who identified herself as a UCLAShow More Summary
B. Smith was recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Barbara "B." Smith, who was the first black woman to ever land the cover of Mademoiselle and later went on to open a mini-chain of Southern restaurants serving in New York and Washington, D.C., was reported missing last night, but has since been found safe at a Manhattan diner. Show More Summary
After Being PISSED OFF Over The RACISM IN AMERICA - "Dream Defenders - Atlanta" Held A "SHUT DOWN ATLANTA" Struggle Motion Rally - In Which They Agreed To Meet Up At The " MARTA - Five Points Station" As The Starting Point For Their "Social Justice Rally" Regarding FERGUSON.
Check out these new images from The Woman In Black 2: Angel of Death, the sequel to the hit 2012 haunted house film that starred Daniel Radcliffe. The fright sequel, directed by Tom Harper and stars Jeremy Irvine and Helen McCrory, takes place in the same house 40 years later when a group of children […]
AJC: BLACK WOMAN FOUND SHOT AT A BUS STOP IN LITHONIA GA DIES The "Black Women" Talking At The "Black Grocery Store" That I Went To At 9pm:"I KNOW THAT THEY WERE NOT GOING TO CONVICT HIM. WHEN 'WHITE PEOPLE KILL BLACKS ITS A DIFFERENT THING. I JUST HOPE THAT THESE WHITE FOLKS IN GEORGIA DON'T START THINKING THEY CAN GET AWAY WITH IT"
Ed. note: This is a guest post. Sometimes I get tired of being a black woman in America. Countless times I’ve threatened to move somewhere else. I’ve even recently joked that maybe I’ll just move to Sweden and ask for asylum. This is an intellectual exercise (mostly). And I realize that many people risk their lives […]
The first black Republican woman, the only Jewish Republican and the youngest woman ever elected are among Congress newbies.
Congresswoman-elect Mia Love of Utah, who made history this month as the first black Republican woman elected to Congress, was born in America to Haitian parents who came to the country on tourist visas and were likely undocumented immigrants, according to American Prospect. Show More Summary
A white police officer in Superior, Wisconsin who grabbed a black woman by her hair and slammed her face into the hood of a car and punched her several times has received a single day’s suspension from duty. According to NorthlandNewsCenter.com, Officer George Gothner was not censured for his...
Congratulations to Mia Love on being the first black Republican woman in Congress. On the night of her victory, Love remarked, "Many of the naysayers out there said that Utah would never elect a black, Republican, LDS [Latter-Day Saint, or Mormon] woman to Congress. Show More Summary
Another Planned Parenthood vid uses a Black woman to pitch abortion as “good” and refers to her unborn children as “The Pregnancy.” In the newest marketing ploy, Shawanna says that she was young when she became pregnant and went to Planned Parenthood. She says that the eugenics founded abortion clinic chain gave her three options, […]
The Woman in Black was something of a surprise success — the old-school supernatural thriller had the advantage of surprise, and of Daniel Radcliffe in one of his first post-Potter roles. Radcliffe and the surprise factor are not a part...Show More Summary
The original Woman In Black starred Daniel Radcliffe and made $130M worldwide in 2012; becoming the highest-grossing British horror film on record. The sequel to the Hammer film, The Woman In Black 2: Angel Of Death, picks up 40 years after the first pic left off. Show More Summary
A 67-year-old woman from Japan has been arrested after it was found that seven of her partners had died under mysterious circumstances. Chisako Kakehi is being now described in local Japanese media as the latest “black widow” from the country, reports ABC News. Show More Summary
Relativity is ready to take you back to Eel Marsh House with THE WOMAN IN BLACK 2. The sequel to the successful film starring Daniel Radcliffe is jumping forward in time a bit, taking place during the second World War. Read the fullShow More Summary
A schoolteacher brings her students to the Eel Marsh House during the London World War II raids in a new trailer for 'Woman in Black 2'. [...]
A new trailer is now online for Tom Harper’s The Woman in Black: Angel of Death, the next installment of the most successful British horror film of all time. The film stars Jeremy Irvine, Phoebe Fox, Sophie Okonedo, Helen McCrory, and Oaklee Pendergast. Show More Summary
The more we see of the Tom Harper-directed sequel THE WOMAN IN BLACK: ANGEL OF DEATH, the better it looks. On the heels of yesterday's batch of new stills is an all new trailer that delivers plenty of chills despite it only being a minute long. Show More Summary