Gender & Sexuality
Black people were held in slavery in the Deep South as late as the 1960’s
Remains of ship found in Gulf Coast could be the last known U.S. slave ship
Lubiana Himid is the first Black woman artist to win England’s prestigious Turner Prize
White people have long tried to obscure slavery as the cause of the Civil War. Donald Trump is no different.
Trump’s Presidency Actually Is Normal Though…
Police Chief Association President Apologizes For Past Wrongdoings Against People of Color
Meet the Black Woman Architect Behind the New Smithsonian Museum
Go Ahead, Be Mad At Beyoncé’s Blackness
Alia Atkinson becomes first black woman to win world title in swimming
Video: BYP100’s Jessica Pierce talks activism, youth-led movements
Laverne Cox named Glamour ‘Woman of the Year’
Civil rights activist says America looks a lot like it did 54 years ago
Chicago Defender appoints Kai El’ Zabar as publication’s first female director
Chadwick Bosman to star as Marvel’s first black superhero, company also set to debut first female hero
America’s first black attorney general Eric Holder to announce resignation
‘Forgotten Four’ film tells story of four black men who integrated the NFL
Paulette Brown becomes first black women to lead the American Bar Association
Keke Palmer makes history by becoming first black Cinderella on Broadway
Georgia makes history: has largest number of black women on single ballot
Michele Roberts makes history by becoming NBPA’s first female executive director
Tara Walker becomes New Jersey’s first black female firefighter
Woman firefighter becomes first female featured in Calender of Heroes
Arizona school under fire for teaching literature that outlines the ‘benefits of slavery’
Alice Coachman, first black woman to win Olympic gold medal dead at 90
LaVerne Cox makes history yet again: becomes first transgender woman nominated for Emmy
University agrees to remove Confederate flags from campus following protests
Video: C-SPAN callers use Civil Rights show to complain about white oppression
Award-winning director Alton Glass makes history, wins in all nominated categories at Black Film Festival
Maya Rupert on #Theseorgsaintloyal
The National Association of Black Storytellers is now accepting entries
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