One woman's story shows how systems are failing black girls

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For the first time in a long time, C’alra Bradley felt a glint…

Report: WE ARE NOT INVISIBLE: Latina Girls, Mental Health, and Philadelphia Schools

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Too many Latina students in Philadelphia are confronting a mental…

Philly’s Latinx girls need more mental health support

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Growing up in North Philadelphia in a Latino household,…

A Long Walk Home at CREA Reconference

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A Long Walk Home was the only group selected from the United…

The Pedagogy of Pathologization: Dis/abled Girls of Color in the School-Prison Nexus

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Subini Ancy Annamma’s The Pedagogy of Pathologization: Dis/abled…

Muslim American girls need to see their role models reflected in the spotlight, too

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Muslim American children have always had a scarcity of role models,…

Real Equity Means Including People With Disabilities in Philanthropy

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This year, the United States will celebrate 29 years of civil-rights…

Monique Morris: Why Are Black Girls More Likely To Be Punished In School?

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About Monique Morris's TED Talk Black girls are disproportionately…

The Challenge Faced by Black Women Accusing Black Men

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When Meredith Watson decided to publicly accuse Virginia’s…

Got Consent Takeover by A Long Walk Home

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A message from A Long Walk Home: We would like to thank all…

Do Women Of Color Philanthropists Give Differently From Their White Counterparts?

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The intersection of race, gender and giving started a few years…

You Know Madeleine McCann. These Missing Girls Of Color Are Cold Cases, Too.

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Three-year-old Madeleine McCann disappeared on May 3, 2007 from…

How Philanthropy Can Advance the Urgent Needs of Women and Girls of Color

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International Women’s Day gives us an opportune moment to pause…

Naomi Wadler Continues Her Activism for Black Girls One Year After Walkouts

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Young activist Naomi Wadler’s fight for Black girls didn’t…

What We Risk When We Fail to Protect Black Girls

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Last month, the Lifetime docuseries Surviving R. Kelly elevated…

The NoVo Foundation Launches Major Grant Program Aimed at Stopping Sexual Exploitation

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The NoVo Foundation is taking a simple approach to tackling the…

With and For Girls Collective: Lessons from a Collaborative Approach to Funding With and For Girls

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Since its inception in 2014, the With and For Girls Collective;…

How the StrongBlackWoman impacts black girls' access to mental health services

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In the twenty-first century, adolescent mental health is frequently…

The Legal System Has Failed Black Girls, Women, and Non-Binary Survivors of Violence

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Following the airing of Lifetime's six-part docuseries, "Surviving…

4 Black Middle School Girls Allegedly Strip-Searched At New York State School

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A community in New York state is loudly protesting after four…

Parents Must Shut Down the School-to-Prison Pipeline

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When Zakiya Sankara-Jabar’s son was repeatedly suspended from…

On The Criminal Justice System And Its Biases Against Black Women And Girls

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Black girls and women are more likely than any other group of…

Watch The OverExplainer Break Down What It Actually Means To "Protect Black Girls"

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Protect Black Girls has been a rallying cry recently and yes…

How Societies View Black Girls and Women

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Black women and black girls are disproportionately subject to…

High suicide rate among young Latinas may be exacerbated by anti-immigrant rhetoric, experts say

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It started in sixth grade. Sara Martinez said she had no reason…

Women and Girls of Color Need Justice Too

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A growing number of individuals have expressed support for U.S.…

On R. Kelly and How We Fail Black Girls

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Earlier this month, two million viewers tuned in for the premiere…

The Case of the Missing Girl

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Three months ago, a couple from rural Wisconsin, James and Denise…

'Surviving R. Kelly' Sheds Light on Bigger Issue: Black Women Raped at Higher Rates but Report Less

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Survivor after survivor say they were sexually assaulted by R&B…

Who Cares About Little Black Girls?

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“The most disrespected person in America is the black woman.…

‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Spurs Change, But Years Of Activism By Women Of Color Made It Possible

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Lifetime, an American TV network known for programs like “Dance…