According to a 2018 report by the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, “Black men have the highest age-adjusted all-cause mortality rate and arguably the worst health status of any race–gender group in the U.S.”
This past weekend marked the beginning of a new national effort to preserve the narrative and legacy of African Americans when the famed National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) hosted its first two events in ChiTown as part of the National Community Curation Program. NMAAHC’S month-long visit kicked off Saturday with “#gODTalk,”…
If the world is eager for another internet challenge, Senator Cory Booker propsoed a great one on Monday night.
With so much information packed into one evening, it was hard to capture only one or even three interesting points. I found ten instead.
If my life has taught me one thing so far, it is that I have a passion for uplifting the black community—specifically black girls and women.
The work Britney Robbins is doing through The Gray Matter Experience (GME) is vital to seeing the kind of leadership we want to see in our schools, homes and neighborhoods.
This Sunday Funday was full of good eats and even better conversation around how we can support the work of Higher Heights to encourage Black women to vote, run, and lead in 2020 and beyond.
Veteran journalist and NABJ Chicago board president, Maudlyne Ihejirika joined Chi Hack Night for a special Black History Month discussion.
According to #SHEDIDTHATFILM producer Renae Bluitt, there has been a 605% percent increase in businesses that are owned by black women.