Unite Against Hate – NOW Calls on Allies to Stand Up for Women of Color

Washington – – We are calling on the NOW grassroots movement and ally feminist organizations to join us in publicly denouncing all hate groups and

Source: Unite Against Hate – NOW Calls on Allies to Stand Up for Women of Color | National Organization for Women

Black Oregon legislator says campaigning in own district triggered 911 call

Rep. Janelle Bynum, a Democrat who is running for a second term this fall in the state House, said she was knocking on doors and talking to residents for two hours along Southeast 125th Avenue in Clackamas. She was taking notes on her cellphone from the conversation she’d had with someone at the second to last of about 30 homes on her list around 5:10 p.m. when a Clackamas County deputy pulled up to her.

Source: Black Oregon legislator says campaigning in own district triggered 911 call | OregonLive.com

Beyoncé’s Dad and Quincy Jones Highlight America’s Colorism Problem

Even as Zendaya, Yara Shihidi, and Amandla Stenberg become voices for a new generation, there is concern that only a certain ‘type’ of black girl gets the spotlight.

Source: Beyoncé’s Dad and Quincy Jones Highlight America’s Colorism Problem