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White Women Going To Prison At Higher Rate Than Ever Before

AFRICANGLOBE - The U.S. imprisonment rate has been declining for almost a decade, yet the number of women in prison at the end of 2015 (about 105,000) is virtually identical to what it was when the de-incarceration trend began. The size of the female inmate population is being maintained by surging imprisonment among women of a particular race: whites.

Black Women Talk Tech Seeks To Inspire And Connect Female Startups...

AFRICANGLOBE - With research showing that Black women are the fastest growing group of female entrepreneurs, Black women in tech are no longer hidden figures; but there is a funding gap to support their innovation. However, this funding obstacle did not stop the three innovators.

These 4 Businesses Are Owned By Black Women. Support Them!

AFRICANGLOBE - As a Black woman, it can be hard to find inclusive products that are tailored to your individual skin and hair needs. Fortunately, these Black-owned subscription boxes provide the solution to your problem.

#MeToo Feminuts Warning Not To Allow Girls To Hug Relatives

AFRICANGLOBE - Are holidays a time of good cheer to celebrate with family, or a great chance to learn about consent by refusing to hug your relatives, as the US Girl Scouts suggested?

The Swirling Tendencies Of Black Women: They Are Justifying It With...

AFRICANGLOBE - Since the period of slavery when rape was perpetuated by the slave masters, social relations in Brazil occurred largely between white men and Black women. Even during post-slavery this dynamic of relations between Black women and white men continued. For it is more feasible for a Black woman to have relations with white men, because they enjoy more social privileges and more favorable financial conditions. What is there to say about the many domestic servants who were often forced to have relations with their white bosses to keep their jobs, and often times this kind of relationship was consensual.

Black Fathers Must Be Respected

AFRICANGLOBE - Too many women are sacrificing the well being of their children for their personal issues with the father. No one benefits in that situation and that father suffers right along with the child. There are men that hurt deeply in private because they long to spend time with their babies.

Blac Chyna Gets Into Fight In Africa While Promoting Skin Bleaching

AFRICANGLOBE - Blac Chyna is bringing her self-haterd to Lagos, Nigeria to promote her foolish skin bleaching cream, which is bizarrely titled Whitenicious, the 30-year-old mother of two was caught on camera getting into a fight outside of car in Lagos, Nigeria.

Black People Why Live Amongst Your Enemy

AFRICANGLOBE - The idea is simple, I work hard for what I have, and I have a RIGHT to live wherever I choose. Basically, white people don’t have to like us, but you will respect our right to live. That has always been the goal, right? Have we taken into consideration what living amongst our enemies can do to us mentally, or to our children? Should our kids be exposed to racism where they lay their heads? What price are we willing to pay to prove a point?

This Is What Virginia Wants To Do With Low-Income Women Who...

AFRICANGLOBE - The governor of the state of Virginia signed off on the $6 million LARCs initiative in the bi-annual budget. The funding, which comes from the federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grants, is allocated by the General Assembly.

Black-Owned Lingerie Brand Spices Up The Market

AFRICANGLOBE - Black British entrepreneur Sadia Sisay has created a beautiful line of lingerie called BeingU that Black women everywhere will love. Not only are her creations sexy and comfortable, but they are also designed to match a variety of skin tones. What a great idea!

Hillary Clinton’s Celebrity Feminism Was A Huge Failure

AFRICANGLOBE - Hillary Clinton will not be our first woman president, a symbolic blow made more painful by the fact that she lost to a raging misogynist and sexual predator. Donald Trump is now set to preside over a unified Republican government. This will almost certainly be disastrous for women, but according to exit polls, 53 percent of white women voted for him anyway.

Trump’s Victory And The Duping Of Black Women By White Feminists

AFRICANGLOBE - To the White feminist women for Trump, I’m so done with y’all. I’ve never felt so betrayed, horrified and disappointed by a group of people in my life. Today, I feel like you slit my soul’s throat with your knife of privileged indifference. Perhaps I’ve been living under a rock for the last few years, or perhaps I’ve been operating under the guise of misplaced faith in you. But here I am, days after, and I want to scream at this pain and betrayal I’m feeling. Like so many feminists in this election and so many more before it, the choice defaulted to Whiteness, above all else. Whiteness at any cost.

What Hillary Clinton’s Loss Means For Dumb Black Women

AFRICANGLOBE - It was late Tuesday night, into the early morning, when fear set in. Trump takes Florida flashed across the screen. Florida. Florida? The battleground state had swung right. But it wasn’t until later, Pennsylvania, a state Obama won last election, delivered the final blow. Social media was ablaze with memes. The #Mood hashtag reflects feelings of voters in disbelief. We went into the election confident Hillary would make history as the first woman president.

Most White Women Sided With Trump Not Hillary

AFRICANGLOBE - One might think Donald Trump's sexist and vulgar statements would sway female voters away from the candidate. But roughly 53% of white women voted for Trump on Tuesday. White women turned out for Trump far more than other minority women. Around 4% of Black women and 26% of Latina women voted for the Republican candidate.

Meet Ten Of The Greatest Black American Female Athletes Of All...

AFRICANGLOBE - There was a time that if little Black girls tried out for sports the odds were against them making the team. And if she made the team, no one was looking for her to make a big name for herself in the sport. However, those times have changed dramatically and now they are becoming some of the greatest athletes of all times. Now, when a little Black girl tries out for a sports team the question that goes through everyone’s mind is “will she be the next greatest player of the sport?” Here are 10 of the greatest African-American women who have either paved the way or are still paving the way for Black women athletes.

Black Is Beautiful, Stop Bleaching Your Skin

ARICANGLOBE - Recently, I met an old friend from high school who I had not seen in awhile. I remember her from back in the day with her radiant dark skin and an exuberant personality. Alas, her face had turned uncharacteristically light with prominent scarring and widespread discoloration. Surprisingly, her arms and legs have remnants of her original skin tone. She now wears the niqaab or face-veil and became introverted. She says she was happier with her natural skin and now she spends a lot of money to restore a healthy skin. My old friend is not alone in this misery.
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