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Finishing Stong!

Suzan Johnson Cook | Posted 12.30.2016 | New York
Suzan Johnson Cook

I've had the most amazing past six months. I had a sabbatical, 6 months off, to Sort through, sift through, shift, swim and get my Strength back. Afte...

We Need To Start Talking About Mental Health

The Well | Posted 04.25.2016 | Black Voices
The Well

My story is just one example of a three-generation cycle of bipolar disorder and sexual assault. I myself generally avoid these conversations, and it hurts to imagine the millions of other untold stories out there.

Step Afrika! 20th Anniversary Home Performance Series

Jason Williams | Posted 06.11.2016 | Black Voices
Jason Williams

If this Home Performance Series gives us any indication into the future of Step Afrika!, it will be connected to its history, aware and willing to remark on the present, while looking to inspire the next

WATCH: 'Sorority Sisters' Respond To Critics

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.13.2015 | Black Voices

Last Spring, VH1 drew controversy following the announcement of their then-developing project, “Sorority Sisters,.” The show's trailer was immedia...

8,000 People Gather on National Mall to Raise $1.9M for Heart Disease Research

Janessa E. Robinson | Posted 04.15.2015 | Black Voices
Janessa E. Robinson

Last Saturday the Greater Washington Region of the American Heart Association hosted its 11th Annual DC Heart Walk on the National Mall.

Black Fraternities & Sororities Band Together To Shut Down Mona Scott-Young's Latest Project

Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.17.2014 | Black Voices

For years, Mona Scott-Young has been behind the scenes effortlessly crafting the careers of Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliott and 50 Cent, to name a few. ...

WATCH: Black Greeks Introduce Michael Jackson To Stepping

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

Even the legendary King of Pop had to take some dance lessons. This week, footage surfaced of Michael Jackson allegedly watching members of black ...

WATCH: Alphas, AKAs And Deltas Stepping In The 80s And 90s

Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

If you're a member of a black Greek letter organization, there's no doubt you have fond memories of performing community service projects, throwing pa...

#DST100 Descends Upon DC, Aims To Beat AKA World Record

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 07.15.2013 | Black Voices

History is built on rivalries. You know, the kind of no-holds-barred competition that famously pit Ali vs. Frazier, Coke vs. Pepsi, Alpha Kappa Alpha ...

The Idea of a Women's March on Washington

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.13.2013 | Women
John Tepper Marlin

Progress has been achieved -- yes, that is obvious -- since the first parade. But the Deltas are marching not so much out of reverence for the past as out of determination to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.

The Famous Faces Of Delta Sigma Theta

Posted 01.13.2013 | Black Voices

Happy Founders Day to the women of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.! Members of the historically black organization have swarmed the streets of the na...

The (Slow but Steady) Integration of the Art World

Daniel Grant | Posted 11.24.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

As many people are aware, the world is not entirely fair to artists, and it is even less so to artists who are African-American. Relatively few art galleries and museums in the United States show the work of African-American artists.

This Black History Month, Remember the Past and Change the Future

Rep. Marcia L. Fudge | Posted 04.11.2012 | Black Voices
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge

Why in 2012 are we returning to the days of limiting the vote rather than encouraging it? How can we forget how far we've come as a nation?

Ben Muessig

Sorority Alums Targeted By Serial Rapist: Texas Police | Ben Muessig | Posted 12.24.2011 | Crime

A serial rapist appears to be preying on the Dallas-Fort Worth-area alumnae of a single sorority. Sisters in the Delta Sigma Theta sorority have be...

WATCH: Who Is Targeting And Raping Deltas?

Posted 12.24.2011 | Black Voices

Over the last 11 months, four women in the Dallas area have been raped in their homes, and their attacker may have targeted them because they were mem...

Dorothy Height: Extraordinary American Heroine

Mike Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Green

This is a petition to the publishers, producers and editors in all the network news organizations and 24-hour cable news channels. Across the spectrum...