Black Feminists

Why this #Suffragette photoshoot needs to be called out http://t.co/IEAl89nrCv — HuffPostWomen (@HuffPostWomen) October 6, 2015 When critics complain about the chasm between Black and White feminists, they need look no further than recent cast photos from the upcoming movie Suffragette. The photos, which appear in the October issue of Time Out London, show stars […]

America has long condoned violence against Black women, which is why the viral video of a Texas police officer grabbing an unarmed, bikini-clad teenage girl by the hair and slamming her to the ground during a call to a pool party was to many, sickening, but not exactly shocking. It took little time for the […]

Over the past few months, the concept of “feminism” has been at the forefront of national conversation. Many celebs, including Beyoncé – who spearheaded her own “Flawless” feminist movement – have declared themselves feminists and used their platform to advocate for women’s equality. But are African-American women being pushed out of the feminist movement? Social […]