The Exclusion of Black Women from National Leadership Positions in the United States: Taxation with Limited Representation
- My Sister's Keeper: A Qualitative Examination of Mentoring Experiences Among African American Women in Graduate and Professional Schools. Patton, Lori D. // Journal of Higher Education;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 80 Issue 5, p510
The article discusses the participation of African American women in mentoring programs in professional and graduate schools. The author comments on research which suggests that the academic success of African American women may be partially due to mentorships with other African American women...
- Self-Reflections, Teaching, and Learning in a Graduate Cultural Pluralism Course. Vaughn, Courtney Ann; Krutka, Daniel G. // International Journal of Action Research;2013, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p301
Using symbolic interaction as an interpretive framework, our participatory action research (PAR) project challenged students in Cultural Pluralism, a 2009 graduate level summer course, to wrestle with identity issues pertinent to teaching in a pluralistic society. Specifically, we wanted to...
- A Black woman's place is in the House, the Senate and the Supreme Court. Montague, Virginia Mcneil // New York Amsterdam News;5/14/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 20, p13
In this article the author discusses the need of President Barack Obama to consider an African American woman to fill the vacant position in the Supreme Court in the U.S. She states that Obama should also nominate African American women in the position and acknowledge their accomplishments and...
- THE COUPLE THAT ROCKED COURTS. BOOKER, SIMEON // Ebony;Sep1967, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p78
The article offers information on a couple, Richard Perry Loving and his wife, who were allowed to live in Virginia after the U.S. Supreme Court passed a judgment in their favor. Loving is an American native who married an African American woman and was first imprisoned and exiled from their...
- Black Studies: Challenges and Critical Debates. PHILLIPS, MARY // Western Journal of Black Studies;Summer2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p273
The article presents the author's reflections on the progress of the academic discipline of Africology, also known as Africana studies or Black studies, in the United States at the graduate level as of 2010 and discussing its possible future trajectories. The author's highlights three major...
- Morgan v. Virginia (1946). Smith, Jessie Carney // Freedom Facts & Firsts: 400 Years of the African American Civil ;2009, p176
Information about the civil rights case of Morgan v. Virginia in 1946 is presented. The issue of the case involved racial segregation, in which Irene Morgan, an African American, was thrown in jail for refusing to give her seat to a white person on an interstate bus from Virginia to Baltimore....
- Professional women spotlighted at awards. // Las Vegas Business Press;07/05/99, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p9
Announces the Professional Black Women's Alliance' 14th Rose Awards banquet in July 10, 1999 at the Alexis Park Resort in Nevada.
- One Hundred Black Women highlights inspirational leaders at general meeting. // New York Amsterdam News;08/24/2000, Vol. 91 Issue 34, p9
Reports on the September 30, 2000 meeting of the New York City-based Afro-American women's group, New York Coalition of 100 Black Women.
- Boosting Black Women in Corporate America. // Chicago Citizen - South Suburban Edition;8/15/2012, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p9
The article presents information regarding the leadership development and representation African-American women executives in business enterprises in America.