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Erica Loewe Helping to Open Doors for Black Press, Others at White House

In Erika Loewe’s all-too-important job as director of African American media, she has ensured that the Black Press and other media of color have...

First But Not Last: Black Girls See Themselves In Court Pick

In 2013, as she watched President Barack Obama's second inauguration, 7-year-old Veronica Bofah decided she wanted to be just like him. She would go...

Trayvon Martin, 10 Years Later: Teen’s Death Changes Nation

Trayvon Martin's final night began with a convenience store run, a quick trip for candy and something to drink. It ended in a confrontation...

How Ketanji Brown Jackson’s pursuit of success as a lawyer and parent got her...

In a 2017 speech to law students, the potential Supreme Court nominee talked about the difficulties of working at a big law firm —...

Judge J. Michelle Childs Heads List of Potential Black Women Supreme Court Nominees

As the nation awaits word on whom the President nominates to fill the newly vacant Supreme Court seat, there’s little debate whether an African...