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Fearless Fund Fight

IF SHE WINS, WE WIN HEY SIS (and the Brothers who love us)! Did you know about this? The Fearless Fund, an Atlanta-based venture capital

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Giving Tuesday 2023

Every Donation Counts: Can We Count On You? Hey Sis (and the Brothers who love us)!  As the 2023 holiday season dawns, people are coming

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Let’s Talk About Immigration

Hey Sis! (and the Brothers who love us!) Check this out: Earlier this month, President Joe Biden extended temporary protected status (TPS) for immigrants in

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Saddle Shoes & Sacrifices

HEY SIS! (and every Brother who loves us!) We got to thinking the other day about the social justice advocacy of young Black women over

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KETANJI BROWN JACKSON!

With “aye” votes from 53 U.S. senators, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson was officially confirmed as the nation’s 116th — and Black Womanhood’s first — Supreme

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ELECTION 2021

WHEW! Election Day 2021 was a nailbiter for the books! Black women candidates made major political gains in some states, and were locked in a

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Texas Voting Rights Fight

Black women lawmakers on leaving Texas to thwart voting restrictions: “We had no choice” By NICKI MAYO Editor at Large Black Women Unmuted WASHINGTON _

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TODAY WE UNMUTE …

DR. MELISSA CLARKE The COVID-19 pandemic has been with us for more than a year now. While we’re making progress in our quest for a

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HELLO, MADAM VICE PRESIDENT! Embed from Getty Images Welcome to the NEW, America! Hey Sis (and the Brothers who love us)! Forgive us for busting

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WELCOME TO BLACK WOMEN UNMUTED! Here’s what we’re taking off mute this week: the unique ingenuity of Stacey Abrams, who came up with the strategy that flipped

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Stacey Started It All

Stacey Abrams not only helped to flip her home state of Georgia to Democrats for the first time in a generation, she also redefined career

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Riots and Racism Led Journalist to Fight for the Voiceless

Finally, America is feeling what I’m feeling — fired up and fed up — over the deadly consequences of racism. Childhood memories of witnessing the deadly, devastating Miami riots and news accounts influenced my decision to become a change agent as a journalist.

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TODAY WE UNMUTE …

Author Jennifer R. Farmer Just in time for Women’s History Month: Black Women Unmuted spoke with communications strategist and author Jennifer R. Farmer about her

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