Until Freedom launched "BreonnaCon" event in an effort to bring awareness to Breonna Taylor's death by the hands of police brutality. Twitter wonders if they "memefied" the victim's death. Co-founder Tamika Mallory responds to clarify misinformation and criticism.
Today is the fourth day of hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court. Many are concerned about his stance on reproductive rights, especially Roe v Wade; which gives women the right to have an abortion. Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with Tamika Mallory, the national co-chair for the Women’s March. Earlier this week, […]
Since the Women’s March on Washington, women have taken the plunge into running for office. Over 500 women have stepped up to the plate. Activist Tamika Mallory discusses how important it is that women take up positions in office for, “changing the culture and changing policies,” to protect women. READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET […]
So we’re down in Memphis, Tennessee to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination and there’s a mix of emotion in the air. There’s an obvious sense of pride as we honor Dr. King’s legacy and all that he was able to accomplish in just 39 years; but as we think […]
I know you know this already, but our country is full of problematic people – bigots, racists, xenophobes, Islamophobes, homophobes, misogynists, anti-Semites, and so much more. We have body-shamers, liars, cheaters, scammers, and people who are just downright mean or hateful. Eventually, somebody you know and love is going to be problematic. It could be […]
Add another racially charged incident to an increasing list of discrimination charges against American Airline. In the latest incident, a civil rights activist Tamika Mallory complained that an American Airlines pilot kicked her off a plane on Sunday over a seat assignment dispute, the New York Daily News reports. Mallory, who co-chaired the Women’s March […]
Protesters will meet in front of the NFL headquarters in New York today in support of Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick who played for the San Francisco 49ers in the 2016-2017 NFL season protested against police brutality in each of his games by taking a knee during the playing of the national anthem. In an interview with […]
Women’s March co-president and activist Tamika Mallory has worked with many groups nationwide to organize 700 vigils within 24 hours after the Charlottesville rally. Mallory has done a lot of work within the Women’s March to educate people about the current issues we are facing today. She explained, “we learn about and watch the level […]
07/12/17 – Roland Martin talks with Women’s March National co-chair Tamika Mallory about the organization’s battle against the National Rifle Association (NRA) which includes a protest at the NRA headquarters in Fairfax, Va. For information on the march, visit here. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For Our Newsletter!