September 4, 2014 - 10:35 am
Many people assume that the term “violence” only refers to physically painful encounters. But I want to explore what multiple forms of violence—physical, emotional, bureaucratic, and spiritual—do to a group of people when they simultaneously converge on a community.
July 22, 2014 - 10:09 am
Black lesbians are hyper-marginalized within their race, gender, and sexual orientation. The rates of poverty and unemployment for Black lesbians means that our society must think more critically about policy and legislation that would improve the quality of life across all marginalized groups.
March 4, 2014 - 12:12 pm
As long as stereotypes and racism get in the way of diagnosis and treatment, young women and women of color will continue to receive substandard care.
February 26, 2014 - 10:32 am
What is often lost in Black History Month are the contributions of Black women and the present-day concerns of all Black people in the United States.