Where Have All the Black Girls Gone? A Closer Look at Carlesha Lost and Found…

When the scary kidnapping of the young Nigerian schoolgirls, by the terrorist group Boko Haram, made news stateside, against the flood of sentimental tweets and Instagram posts (made mostly by American-resident black women) with the hashtag #bringbackourgirls, some wouldn’t let the virtual altruism be. The hashtag was challenged by the truth that American has its … More Where Have All the Black Girls Gone? A Closer Look at Carlesha Lost and Found…

An Excerpt from Malala Yousafzai’s Letter for Malala Day [July 14] #YesAllWomen

As we celebrate Malala Day on July 14, I have both hope and heartbreak. I thought we had hit a turning point in our history, that never again would a girl face what I had to face. I did not think that, just one year after my U.N. speech, more than 200 girls would be kidnapped in … More An Excerpt from Malala Yousafzai’s Letter for Malala Day [July 14] #YesAllWomen