A black woman from Kentucky was humiliated by jail officials when she was brought into a courtroom without pants, leaving a Louisville judge in disbelief. “Am I in the Twilight Zone right now?” Judge Amber Wolf asked on courtroom video...Show More Summary
The creator of HBO's 'Insecure' talks about inclusion in Hollywood and the uphill battle of telling black stories on TV: "It's been more trying to convince people that people of color are relatable." read more
In a sad story making its rounds on social media, a black woman who appears to be wearing no pants for a court date gets serious backing from the woman judge she stood before, a jurist who was truly irate at the state of her appearance. WDRB reports that the unidentified inmate was brought to […]
On the first night of the 2016 Democratic convention, First Lady Michelle Obama spoke as a mother, a wife, First Lady and an intelligent black woman. As an African American woman, her words resonated to me in ways far beyond her text. Show More Summary
Some Black business owners are in hiding. It may seem like an odd thing to do when people are calling on one another to support Black businesses left and right, but some owners feel they will be more successful if
Chelsea Mayes, a black woman living in Tennessee, and four of her friends went to grab a bite at the chain restaurant Cheddar's after church services on Sunday—only to discover later that their waitress had made racist comments about her and her friends on Snapchat. Show More Summary
Charles Pierce: “On stage a young black man, the president of the United States, warmly embraced an older white woman in front of god and all the world. It is now an iconic photograph. If it had occurred on a [...]
Submitted by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, Have you lost that loving feeling? If so, the United States federal government might just be able to help. Before you swipe right on Tinder or update that eHarmony account, consider instead...Show More Summary
“I’ve had so many issues throughout my career finding the right support – even in something like finding leotards to fit a larger butt. … With the conversations that I’ve opened up, people are more open to expecting the different body types that exist. Also, if you go back to the 1930s and ’40s you’ll […]
The Israeli flag was burned in a bonfire at 10 p.m. Tuesday night by pro-Bernie Sanders protesters outside an entrance to the Democratic National Convention (DNC). A woman whose face was covered with a black bandana held the flag over the fire. Show More Summary
“Put them back in the f–king fields where they belong!” This past Saturday, a video emerged on YouTube of a racist Donald Trump fan shouting out racist comments at a black woman who apparently had taken the last seat on the L train in Brooklyn, according to NY Daily News. In the video, you can see and […]
The Chicago singer's messages of self-love and black girlhood struck me in a way no other album could.
At this point last year, we knew about fifteen trans women who had been murdered, which means that despite all the "progress" that trans people have been making in the media, in courthouses and in the halls of congress, trans peopleShow More Summary
It’s a great time for girl (super)power. We’ve finally seen tangible proof that Wonder Woman is starring in her own movie, and Marvel has cast the incredible Brie Larson as its first solo female lead, Captain Marvel. Read more...
Beyonce's adamant she didn't rip off "Lemonade" from a film about a depressed white guy, and she says the proof is right there in her visual album... about a proud black woman. Beyonce just filed docs which call Matthew Fulks' lawsuit bogus...…
The video shot from a police squad car captures a white police officer throwing a black woman to the ground during a routine traffic stop in Austin, Texas. Later, another officer explains to the woman that black people tend to have “violent tendencies. On Thursday, Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo...
Throughout my teens and early twenties, I was visited by the Night Hag. I would wake up suddenly in the middle of the night, and there would be something in the room with me: a woman in a blue dress. With wiry black hair and pallid flesh,...Show More Summary
Renoir, Portrait of a Young Woman in Black, 1876 Pierre-Auguste Renoir, commonly known as Auguste Renoir, was a French artist who was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style.
Last year, Austin police office Bryan Richter approached a woman in a parking lot and told her to get back into her car. He told the woman, a black 26-year-old school teacher that he'd seen her speeding a few minutes earlier. The woman hesitated and questioned him but got in the car. Show More Summary
Breaion King says her view of the police have changed, and Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo can understand why after seeing recently released video of two of his own officers treating Ms. King in a cruel manner. Video of what should have been a routine traffic stop involving King has been released and shows a... Show More Summary