Gender & Sexuality
Family of Rekia Boyd Could Receive $4.5 Million Settlement w/ City of Chicago
Kelly Rowland Talks Learning to Love Her Brown Skin
‘Out-of-Control’ 8 Year-old Handcuffed, Jailed for Two Hours for Throwing Tantrum
Former Staffers at The Onion Denounce CEO’s Decision to Apologize for Quvenzhané Wallis Tweet
Two Teens Arrested for Instigating and Filming Fight Between Two 7 Year-old Girls
The Onion’s CEO Apologizes to 9 Year-Old Quvenzhané Wallis
The Onion Tweets an Incredibly Bad Joke about 9 Year-Old Quvenzhané Wallis
Stop Saying Little Black Girls Are “Too Grown”
Janay McFarlane Killed Same Day Her Sister Attended President’s Gun Violence Speech
Chicago Police Set to File Charges Against Two Suspects in Hadiya Pendleton Shooting
Hundreds Gather to Attend Funeral for Hadiya Pendleton
First Lady Michelle Obama Will Attend Hadiya Pendleton’s Funeral
7 Year-Old Zora Ball Is Youngest Person to Create Mobile Video Game
VIDEO: Hadiya Pendleton Appeared in Anti-Gang PSA
Hadiya Pendleton, Teen Who Performed At Obama Inauguration, Shot and Killed on South SIde
9 Year-Old Afro-German Girl Calls Out German Newspaper for Using Racial Slurs
Abducted 5 Year-Old Philadelphia Girl Found ALIVE
Beasts of the Southern Wild’s Quvenzhané Wallis is Youngest Ever Best Actress Nominee
Wisconsin Student Suspended for Placing Noose and KKK Symbols on Black Peer’s Desk
San Francisco Teen Suspended from School Over Poem Inspired By Sandy Hook Shooting
19 Year-Old Britney Exline Is Youngest African American Engineer in the U.S.
Angela Davis Launches ‘Bury The Ratchet’ Campaign to Fight Negative Images of Black Women
MUST SEE VIDEO: Two Young Women Discuss Depression, Abuse and The Power of Friendship
Girl Power: The Smith’s Advice
Englewood Native Rhiana Gunn-Wright Wins Rhodes Scholarship!
REPORT: Black Females Are Fastest Growing Segment of Juvenile Justice Population
Missing Teen Alicia Chanta Moore Found Dead; Family Says Police Mishandled Case
17 Year-Old Rochelle Ballantyne Poised To Become First African American Female Chess Master
All I Want for Christmas is a Kenya Doll
VIDEO: Gabby Douglas Opens Up About Racism, Bullying from Fellow Gymnast
New book from Zora Neale Hurston about the last survivor of the Atlantic slave trade to be released in 2018
He’s gotta stop it: A Black, polyamorous femme on the Netflix “She’s Gotta Have It” reboot
To the women who bent my reflection: How internalized misogyny creates toxic relationships among women
15-year-old girl who declined a grown man’s advances ID’d him as her shooter before her death
The Black church taught me to be a docile victim, and now I renounce its lessons
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