While many eyes are on New York and Virginia races, Black women are running for top offices nationwide.
Philanthropy underserves Black women and girls. These women are taking the initiative to do it themselves.
Report by Higher Heights and the Center for American Women and Politics shows that Black women are underrepresented in executive government, Congress, and state legislatures despite civic engagement.
Black women advocating for voting rights plan new round of actions in D.C. this week.
Despite Democrats' "significant compromises," the bill is not on track to move forward.
Butler speaks to ESSENCE about becoming president of the 36-year-old organization.
Bush partners with Senator Elizabeth Warren on measure designed to enact a nationwide eviction moratorium. More than 30 co-sponsors include Reps. Ayanna Pressley, Ilhan Omar, and Mondaire Jones.
Two Black Women Nominated by the Biden-Harris Administration Among Diverse Slate of Judicial Nominees
Candidates for the federal courts— including Judge Maame Ewusi-Mensah Frimpong and Judge Holly A. Thomas— described as "extraordinarily qualified."
The Vice President's visit coincides with national HBCU week.
“Let us use this opportunity to recognize American heroes deserving of our veneration," said Congressman A. Donald McEachin.
Congress Introduces Legislation Named After Abolitionist Frederick Douglass to Combat Modern Day Human Trafficking
Bipartisan bill was authored by Rep. Chris Smith with co-lead, Rep. Karen Bass.
Parents share “devastating” loss of their son at press conference with attorneys Ben Crump and Lee Merritt.
Push for federal voting protections falls on anniversary of 1963 March on Washington.
Effort comes ahead of major voting rights events on August 28th during anniversary of March on Washington.
With Voting Rights on the Brink, Activists Set to March on Washington and Throughout the Country This Saturday
Celebrating the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, civil rights activists are marching all over the country for justice this weekend.
Announcement comes amid surge in cases linked to the Delta variant, while pandemic has left 600,000 dead in the U.S.