What It's Like to Be Labeled a Rude Black Girl
A new report quotes Black women on the ways adults assumed they were sexually active at an early age and labeled them as “loud, aggressive and angry” or “having an attitude problem."
For Activists, Kenneka Jenkins' Case Shows How Law Enforcement Fails Black Girls
“This story is one that we have heard too many times before. Black girls go missing all over this country, and even internationally, and action is not taken quickly enough."
The Artist Honoring the Beauty of Black Girlhood with Klimt-Style Photos
"I am the mother of three amazing children. I want them to know how beautiful they are."
People Don't View Black Girls as Children, Even When They're as Young as Five
According to a new study, adults view black girls as less innocent and less needing of protection than their white peers.
Black Women Have to Put Up with Bullshit Beauty Standards
We spoke to Natalie Bullock Brown, who's creating a documentary that dissects the messages black women receive about beauty.