At For Harriet, we work to elevate the voices of Black women online and off.  So as much as we love our contributors it's essential for...

There was a time when I didn’t think I was beautiful. It wasn’t so long ago. To put these thoughts in perspective, I lost my contact last...

The recent defeat of same-sex marriage legislation in Maryland, which was largely due to the black church’s opposition , further illuminat...

I don't watch Good Morning America, so last week when my Twitter timeline exploded with mentions of Chris Brown, I was entirely confuse...

It’s a shame that in 2011 race is still an issue in the United States. What’s even more of a shame is that Black people are still finding ...

A few weeks ago, I watched a film that I ordered from Netflix called “The Killer Inside Me,” which (like most things in our world) left me ...

I don't observe Kwanzaa , but I respect and appreciate its seven principles. I concede that in an age of antipathy, it is nice to see b...

Pick up the latest issue of American Vogue and you'll catch an unusual sight: A Black Woman. Rihanna covers the magazine's April Is...

Abortion is one of the most controversial topics in this country and has been since Roe v. Wade legalized abortion in 1973. As of late, abo...

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