The month of melanin is upon us, and it’s already lit! Beyoncé is having twins and we all are...
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Marvel Is Bringing Diversity Behind The Scenes With A Black Woman Lead Writer
Newsticker, On the RYSE, Trailblazers
Best known for her book of essays entitled Bad Feminist, Roxanne Gay is a writer on the verge of changing the game for Marvel
Roxanne Gay is a writer on the verge of changing the game for Marvel. Best known for her book...
Brazil, a country with a long history of racism, continues to have issues with segregation and equality. The Portuguese...
Although Twitter can be a place where embarrassing words are immortalized it can also bring great moments of humor....
These aren’t just songs; this is the soundtrack to my thought pattern and mentality towards women. I hear the influence,...
Women’s History Month Spotlight: Charlene Carruthers
The Black Queer Feminism Lens and what it means for black activism
National director for Black Youth Project 100 and board member for black reproductive justice organization SisterSong, Charlene Carruthers is...
Must Watch: Reagan Gomez-Preston’s Apocalyptic Web Series, ‘Surviving’ (Video)
Arts & Entertainment
Gomez-Preston's series centers around the very human reaction to an unexplainable phenomena and virus occurring throughout the world.
Sci-Fi hasn’t typically been a popular or friendly drama for women or African Americans–although there have been amazing women who have made major...
“Blk Girl Soldier” by Jamila Woods Made This Man Recognize The Amazingness That Is Woman
Arts & Entertainment
Women have alwas risen to the task of changing the world.
Throughout the year we are often taught the deeds of great men. Over and over again we discuss how...
President Obama Nominates First Woman to Head Library of Congress (Video)
Political Power, Power Players, RYSE News
Carla D. Hayden has been nominated to lead the Library of Congress.
In the midst of another historical move from the Obama administration, President Obama has nominated the first woman and...
Wellesley College Appoint First African American President
Empowerment, On the RYSE
Dr. Paua A Johnson Makes History as First African American President of Wellesley College
According to the Boston Globe, Wellesley College named Dr. Paula A. Johnson as President, making her the first African...
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