Black Moms, in Their Own Words

Alumna Fatima Dainkeh's video project looks beyond inequality data in her new short film, Stories of Black Motherhood.

When It Comes to Firearms, 3D-Printed Guns Aren’t the Biggest Threat

What should really scare the public is the weak legislation in most states that allows people who are at a high risk of violence to possess guns.

Black Women’s Lupus Risk Increases with Smoking, Decreases with Moderate Drinking

Consistent with research on white and Asian women, black women’s risk of lupus increased with increased smoking, while drinking four or more alcoholic drinks per week associated with 57 percent decrease in lupus risk.

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