black women

We are excited to announce the official launch of HEY SIS!, a digital show created especially for black women and powered by Urban One, that focuses on health, wellness and living your best life. Special guest Dr. Suzanne Slonim, M.D.

Two independent marches led by Black women focused on racial justice and gender issues united in one voice in Washington, D.C.

“To recognize that women of color have to work—on average—eight months longer to earn the same as their male counterparts do in one year,” Williams writes in an op-ed at Fortune magazine.

New report found that more than half of those homicides are due to domestic violence.

Behind every successful Black woman are other Black women who carried her along the journey.

Gilbert Arenas doesn’t seem to like Black women…or at least, dark-skinned. Black women…”like Tyrese black.” His words, not ours. Arenas ranted his foolishness via a recent Instagram comment. When one user posted an image reading, “Dear Black Girl, You don’t have to be mixed to be beautiful,” Arenas responded with a dose of colorism and anti-Blackness. […]

French Montana may have thought his beef with one social media user was over, but the young lady still has a few things to say about the coke boy. Twenty-two-year-old Maryam Barksdale from Stockton, California is speaking out about the incident that made her go viral and made French have to publicly address shady comments toward Black […]

Hip hop artist French Montana defended his denigrating comments about a Black woman, saying he has a Black son.

Two Black female employees --- Tichaona Brown and Tabrese Wright --- at Fox News Channel called out the network for discrimination in a lawsuit this week.

Despite all the talk about prevention and warning signs, more Black young women under 50 are suffering from heart attacks at greater numbers than ever before.

The Weeknd has experienced a lot of success in his career in the last few years.

Olympic Sisterhood The Summer games in Rio were chock full of Black Girl Magic, led by a group of incredibly talented and dynamic female gold medalists like Simone Biles, Simone Manuel and Michelle Carter. They showed up, showed out and showed the world what Black women can do. But that wasn’t even the best part […]