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African Americans, Black Women, Cleo Manago, Cross Post Now, Dr. Avis Jones DeWeever, Dr. Marilyn McPherson-Corder, maternal mortality, Newsletter, NewsOne Now, Roland Martin, Video Hub -

Huge racial disparities persist despite the drop in infant mortality rates in America. According to statistics, Black babies are dying at twice the rate of White babies in the United States. Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births, according to the CDC: Blacks 11.1% White 5.1% Hispanic 5% National Average 6% Pediatrician Dr. Marilyn McPherson-Corder joined Roland Martin […]

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African Americans, Black Women, Crime, Cross Post Now, Daniel Holtzclaw, Nation, Newsletter, Oklahoma City, Police Officers, Rape, Sodomy -

A group of Holtzclaw's victims ironically sang "Happy Birthday" to the 29-year-old after a judge found him guilty on 18 of 36 counts, including rape and sodomy. The jury's decision was delivered on the former cop's birthday.

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African Americans, Black Women, Eric Garner, Ezell Ford, Ferguson, John Crawford, Michael Brown, Mike Brown, Nation, NewsOne Now, Police Brutality, Police Violence -

In the wake of the Michael Brown, Eric Garner, John Crawford, Ezell Ford murders by police officers, let’s not forget about the Black women who have lost their lives in similar fashion. Clutch Magazine listed six African American women and girls who have met their end by the way of a police officer’s bullet. For an extended review […]

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