Home Tags Black women

Tag: black women

Strength and Determination: Area Breast Cancer Survivors Share Their Stories

By Haley Wilson The Birmingham Times To mark the beginning of October—Breast Cancer Awareness Month—The Birmingham Times visited the 10th annual Brenda’s Brown Bosom Buddies (BBBB)...

Black women and the Breast Cancer Disparity Explained

By Diana Price cancerconnect.com When Karen Jackson was diagnosed with Stage II breast cancer she was bewildered—not just by the diagnosis but by the disparity she...

Kim Godwin First Black Woman Named ABC News President

By David Bauder Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — ABC named Kim Godwin as its news division president on Wednesday, making her the first Black woman...

Google Announces Initiative to Train 100,000 Black Women in Digital Skills...

By Derek Major Black Enterprise Google officially launched an initiative last week to provide 100,000 Black women with career development and digital skills training by 2022. The...

Malveaux: The impact of Black women’s voices

By Julianne Malveaux Patriarchy baffles me as much as white supremacy does. How do the men, birthed by women, consider us inferior? When we raise...

‘Game-Changer’: Kamala Harris Makes History As Next Vice President

NPR California Sen. Kamala Harris will become the next vice president of the United States, shattering another racial and gender barrier in American politics, at...

Sharpe-Jefferson: Strong Black Women and Redefining Mental Health

By Keisa Sharpe-Jefferson She is a powerful force. She is emotionally strong. She appears to bear it all. The traditional image of the strong Black woman - is...

How Barbara Curry-Strong Overcame Racial Barriers in Alabama

By Donna Cope Alabama NewsCenter Adversity can spur one to achieve great things. At 17, Barbara Curry-Story was stuck between a rock and a hard place. She...

Event Planner Rashada LeRoy to Produce 2021 World Games Ceremonies

By Roy S. Johnson AL.com/The Birmingham News A few weeks into his tenure as the new CEO of The World Games 2021 Birmingham, Nick Sellers just...

UAB’s Deborah Grimes Named one of the Most Influential Women in...

By Bob Shepard UAB News Deborah Grimes, the chief diversity officer for the UAB Health System, has been named one of the most influential women in corporate...

Trending Now