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Research on African American women's papers supported by Emory grant

Research on African American women's papers supported by Emory grant | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Collections of personal papers documenting African American women writers, musicians and artists held by Emory University's Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library will be processed and available for researchers, thanks to a $126,976 grant from...
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Cipriana Quann, Urban Bush Babes Editor-In-Chief, And Her Hands-Off Solution To Clear Skin

Cipriana Quann, Urban Bush Babes Editor-In-Chief, And Her Hands-Off Solution To Clear Skin | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
We've had a crush on Cipriana Quann ever since we stumbled across her natural hair blog, Urban Bush Babes. So when we spotted her (and her towering topknot) outside of Lincoln Center during New York Fashion Week, our hearts skipped a beat.
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Report says University of Alabama's white sororities keep black women out - Salon

Report says University of Alabama's white sororities keep black women out - Salon | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Salon Report says University of Alabama's white sororities keep black women out Salon Fifty years after The University of Alabama was desegregated, “the UA greek system is still almost completely divided along racial lines,” reports UA's newspaper...
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Exiting Polling Shows De Blasio's Appeal Extends To All Groups - NY1

Exiting Polling Shows De Blasio's Appeal Extends To All Groups - NY1 | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Exiting Polling Shows De Blasio's Appeal Extends To All Groups NY1 There was even a strong gender gap among black voters, with black women favoring de Blasio, whose wife is African-American, over Thompson, the only...
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Why GVSU is launching minor in LGBTQ Studies

Why GVSU is launching minor in LGBTQ Studies | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Grand Valley State University has launched a minor in LGBTQ Studies, a growing – but still relatively new – field that focuses on the issues and debates surrounding sexuality and gender.
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Heidi R. Lewis on Progressive Radical Love

Heidi R. Lewis on Progressive Radical Love | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Heidi R. Lewis on Progressive Radical Love, concluding the "Love as a Radical Act" Forum.
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Laying the Foundations for Black Feminism—the Life of Anna J ...

Laying the Foundations for Black Feminism—the Life of Anna J ... | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Anna J. Cooper Educator, writer, activist and feminist Anna Julia Haywood Cooper, was born about 1858 in Raleigh. Her mother was a slave and her father was her mother's master, and she enrolled at St.
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How Many Successful Black Business Women Can You Name?

How Many Successful Black Business Women Can You Name? | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Global Entrepreneurship Monitor has identified Black business women as the most entrepreneurial female group based on total economic activity.
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Tracy Bell Hosts "Conversations of a Sistah"

Tracy Bell Hosts "Conversations of a Sistah" | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Host Tracy Bell hosts "Conversations of a Sistah" on Conversations LIVE. Get your weekly fix of hot topics and current events right here.
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Muslim Girl Must Participate In Co-Ed Swim Class, German Court Decides

Muslim Girl Must Participate In Co-Ed Swim Class, German Court Decides | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
BERLIN -- A court in Germany has ruled that a Muslim girl cannot be excused from mixed-sex swimming lessons on the grounds of religious belief.
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The Difference a Feminist Makes by Elise M. Edwards | Feminism ...

The Difference a Feminist Makes by Elise M. Edwards | Feminism ... | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Yet, I am slightly embarrassed to admit that I have not given much thought about how my being a black feminist woman might impact my students. I am tempted to blame it on the fact that I have just been trying to keep my head ...
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First black African woman nominated for Booker Prize

First black African woman nominated for Booker Prize | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Zimbabwe's NoViolet Bulawayo was 2011 Caine Prize winner (First black African woman nominated for Booker Prize http://t.co/UfdjES42W2)
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Yoga Studio Shamed After 'Ghetto Fabulous' Class Ignites Outrage

Yoga Studio Shamed After 'Ghetto Fabulous' Class Ignites Outrage | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
... b.educate African Americans about what we really want and need despite our explicit requests. This past week African American comedienne Sheryl Underwood made a joke about the nappiness of Black Womyn's hair.
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The People's Advocate? - In These Times

The People's Advocate? - In These Times | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
The People's Advocate? In These Times In the mid-2000s, she took up the cause of Brooklyn residents displaced by the Atlantic Yards/Barclay's Center construction project and in 2011, lent her voice to the battle to remove billboards likening...
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10 Tips for Men: How to Date a Strong Black Woman

10 Tips for Men: How to Date a Strong Black Woman | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
Strong Black Women seem to find it extremely challenging to find a worthy mate, companion, or life partner.
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99 Ways to Respect Black Women - Ms. Magazine

99 Ways to Respect Black Women - Ms. Magazine | Black Feminists On-Line | Scoop.it
This year marked 100 years since the death of Harriet Tubman, the former American slave who proved great heart and courage in rescuing other slaves. This fact was commemorated not with a holiday or a monument but by ...
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