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Why I’m Delaying Motherhood Now More Than Ever

Samantha Daley

For people who are faced with image after image of Black bodies brutalized by those sworn to protect them, it is not simply a question of “Do we want to have children?” It is the realization that these youngins will have to grow up too soon and fear for their lives in a world that is clearly anti-Black.

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Mothers of the Movement Commemorate Those Lost to ‘Violence and Indifference’

More than 750 people gathered at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., for a vigil on Monday to commemorate the lives of people of color lost to ongoing violence, as part of a national summit hosted by the We Won’t Wait 2016 campaign. The campaign is a nonpartisan effort representing and advocating for the economic agenda of women of color and low-income […]

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Democratic lawmakers once again blasted the so-called Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives' targeting of a firm that processes human fetal tissue for medical research.

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