#african americans

  • Article: California Will Soon Be the First US State to Ban 'Hair Discrimination'
    Citizenship

    California Will Soon Be the First US State to Ban 'Hair Discrimination'

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 1, 2019

    The proposed bill highlights the disproportionate effect of hair discrimination on people of color. Read more

  • Article: This Mom Died Delivering Her Child After Waiting Seven Hours for Medical Care
    Girls & Women

    This Mom Died Delivering Her Child After Waiting Seven Hours for Medical Care

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 25, 2018

    Black mothers are 243% more likely than white mothers to die from pregnancy complications Read more

  • Article: 8 breakthrough African American politicians that helped shape the US
    Citizenship

    8 breakthrough African American politicians that helped shape the US

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 25, 2016

    Leaders who broke barriers by becoming the “first” of some kind in the political sphere. Read more