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The Black Woman’s Guide to the 2018 Midterms

WASHINGTON, DC - Building on the power Black women brought to the Alabama special election that defeated Roy Moore, BlackHer, a new online community for and about Black women, released The Black Woman’s Guide...

Story of First Mixed-Race Woman in Royal Family

“Invisible Queen,” a book written by Dr. Stephanie E. Myers, and published by R.J. Myers Publishing Company, a minority-owned small business in Washington, D.C., is being promoted during 2018 Black History Month. “Invisible Queen”...

Trailblazing US Ambassador Reflects on Life

NEW YORK - After a four-decades-long career at the U.S. Department of State’s Foreign Service including being appointed as U.S. Ambassador to Senegal in 2000, Harriet Lee Elam-Thomas is now looking back on her...

Multiracial Character in New Picture Book

Melissa Martin’s debut picture book was launched September 1, 2017 by Free Spirit Publishing and features a multiracial family. Through bright and talkative Tessie, Martin delivers practical ways for children to open their ears...

The Dream is Lost: Voting Rights and Politics

LEXINGTON, KY - In 1971, civil rights activist Curtis Holt Sr. walked into a federal office in Richmond, Virginia, and filed a suit against the city under the authority of the Voting Rights Act...