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Forbes recently released its annual "100 Most Powerful Women" list for 2021, and we spotted more than a few of our favorite melanated ladies representing for the culture. 

Prosecutors dropped the charges against Juanisha Brooks, a Defense Department employee who who was forcibly removed from her car during a March 6 traffic stop in Alexandria, Virginia.

An open letter is calling on Joe Biden to ensure Black veterans' needs and concerns are finally prioritized after what they described as centuries of neglect and unequal treatment by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

A new poll by Higher Heights explores the issues and blind spots perpetuated by the public that Black women routinely face, while also highlighting the issues and topics relevant to Black women voters. 

Black women have made strides in the political space, but Glynda C. Carr, President and CEO of Higher Heights, says they’re not done yet.

Kristen Welker emerged as the real winner of the final presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump as the moderator managed to calmly keep control in a way that was missing from their first meeting.

Hundreds of Black women leaders penned a scathing open letter to Trump emphasizing his shortcomings when it comes to Black America in particular.

Black women with natural hair are less likely to “get job interviews,” a research report by Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business suggests.

"For so long when we talk about the female Black image, it’s sometimes dumped out or diluted to make space for a more diluted version of the Black woman."

Though instances of police brutality and police-involved shootings of countless unarmed Black people have gained national attention, Black women victims are sometimes lost in the sea of Black men who are killed.