The first Black woman to be elected to the Boston City Council has big plans for Congress.
Bowens is making sure food insecurities aren’t being ignored in the conversation about justice for Black families.
Kaba has fiercely fought for Black women and girls since she was a young child. Most recently, she led the…
This New York City Teacher Turned Black Hair Into A Magical Work Of Art To Celebrate Black History Month
Marguerite Thompson used creativity and education to create serious #blackgirlmagic.
Ayme Sinclair founded Sailing Noire to encourage more Black women to learn the art of sailing
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For this year’s celebration of Black History Month, ESSENCE is highlighting the lesser known details of groundbreaking Black leaders and…
These women are true trailblazers.
In the latest installment of their “I Am Super Natural” campaign the brand pays homage to natural hair.
From abolitionists to civil rights activists and astronauts, we’re honoring the women whose impact has shaped world history.