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The morning of September 11th, 2001, will forever live in the minds, bodies, and spirits of the American people, if not the world. No one will forget what they were doing that fateful morning when four…

Johnnetta Betsch Cole, Ph.D.

I am wearing red today, and I hope you are in solidarity with Black Women’s Equal Pay Day.

On average, all women are paid 82% of what a White man is paid. But on average, Black women are paid 63% of what White men are paid. …

On Friday, the nation observed the first federal Juneteenth Holiday, thanks to the patient and persistent work of Congresswoman Shelia Jackson Lee, Ms. Opal Lee and the Biden Administration. I admit to being underwhelmed at the news. …

Reverend Dr. James Forbes, is recognized as one of the twelve most effective preachers in the English-speaking world. He was the first African American to serve as the Senior Minister of Riverside Church in Harlem, one of the largest multicultural and interdenominational congregations in the United States. When Rev. …

We have lived through an era where the fight for equality seems trite and passé. From Boomers to Gen Z, generations are protesting in the streets in the same way that War Babies did in the mid-1950s and 60s. The current phrase is that we need to “normalize” this and…

Black Women’s Roundtable (BWR) 2021 Report (page 91)

BY DR. JOHNNETTA B. COLE, PH.D., CHAIR & 7TH NATIONAL PRESIDENT AND JANICE MATHIS, ESQ., EXECUTIVE DIR., NATIONAL COUNCIL OF NEGRO WOMEN

Black women have been in the vanguard of defending democracy over the past several years. We voted, registered voters, organized Souls to the Polls, wrote checks, sent texts…

National Council of Negro Women, Inc.

The National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW) mission is to lead, empower and advocate for women of African descent, their families and communities.

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