Black Girls Allowed Has A New Home!

Black Girls Allowed has a new home at BLACKGIRLSALLOWED.NET! 6 reasons you should join the network: Get first access to paid writing opportunities to share your commentary on subjects like sexism, racism, and hot topics like Colin Kaepernick and Cardi B vs Azealia Banks. Opportunities to have your business or creative project featured on the…

Black Girls Allowed: 2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 32,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 12 sold-out performances for that many…

#NFLgetitright: Black Women’s Roundtable Urges NFL to Add Black Women to Domestic Violence Advisory

Black Women’s Roundtable Urges NFL to #Getitright by Adding Black Women Experts to Domestic Violence Advisory Group Expressing absolute agreement with National Football League (NFL) Commissioner Roger Goodell that he “got it wrong,” the Black Women’s Roundtable Public Policy Network (BWR) held a press conference today to urge the commissioner to take swift action to…

Why We’re Fascinated With Mo’Ne Davis

The saying, as it goes in some circles, is that “Black girls are magic.” And there is an ever more prevalent movement to celebrate The Carefree Black Girl, a new archetype and representation of the fullness of black women and girls and their interests and their happiness. Enter Mo’Nae Davis, 13, the breakout star of…