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March for Black Women Organizers Want to Put Our Issues Front and Center During March for Racial Justice - The Root

There's another social justice march this weekend, and black women are refusing to be left behind. The March for Black Women will take place Saturday in Washington, D.C.—smack in the middle of the March for Racial Justice. While the March for Racial ...and more »

Marches for Racial Justice and Black Women Converge in Washington - New York Times

WASHINGTON — On the first crisp fall day in Washington, thousands of anti-racism marchers proved that the capital's summer of protests had not yet come to a close. Two separate rallies — the March for Racial Justice and the March for Black Women ...and more »

Protesters March in Washington, DC to Demand Racial Justice - Newsweek

RTX1LSSN A man shouts slogans while people take part in the Million People's March Against Police Brutality, Racial Injustice and Economic Inequality in Newark, New Jersey July 25, 2015. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz. Share. U.S. March for Racial Justice March ...and more »

'Let the black women lead': Marches converge on DC to highlight racial injustice - Washington Post

“Let the black women lead,” organizers shouted as hundreds of demonstrators marched up Pennsylvania Avenue. “If you are not a black woman, you should not be at the front.” As two marches converged in the District on Saturday, protesters streaming past ...and more »

March for Racial Justice and March for Black Women will converge in DC this weekend - Washington Post

Two marches aimed at highlighting racial injustices — particularly those facing women of color — will converge Saturday on the National Mall. The March for Racial Justice and the March for Black Women will have independent rallies in the nation's ...and more »

Protesting racial injustice, hundreds join Florida March for Black Women - Miami Herald

Brandy Durham still remembers the first time someone pointed out the color of her skin. Then-7-year-old Brandy, growing up in South Carolina, was in a ballet class when a white girl loudly complained she “didn't want to sit next to the black girl,” she ...and more »

Racial Justice March to Center Black Women and Girls - ColorLines magazine

Monica Simpson, co-chair of the March for Black Women: “We are marching to say that Black women's lives matter, that Black mamas matter, and to call for an end to systems and policies that deny our dignity." Miriam Zoila Pérez Sep 28, 2017 10:06AM EDT ...and more »

The March for Black Women Spoke Truth to Power in Washington DC - Complex

While the Women's March that took place on January 21 was one of, if not the, largest, organized show of protest, Angela Peoples' infamous “Don't Forget White Women Voted for Trump” sign and other statistics hinted at the type of discord among some ...and more »

Black Women Converged On The National Mall In Washington DC In Peaceful Protest - Refinery29

On Saturday, September 30, The March for Racial Justice and the March for Black Women convened on the National Mall in Washington D.C. to bring attention to the specific injustices Black women face. It's no coincidence that the two events were held on ...and more »

Thousands march against racial inequality on National Mall - GW Hatchet

About fifty students were among the thousands of activists, students and families who participated in a pair of racial justice marches in downtown D.C. Saturday. Leaders and members of various student organizations, including GW's chapter of the NAACP ...and more »