This is an important Black History Month. Today we honor the legacy of icon Cicely Tyson who passed away yesterday afternoon at age Her on-screen performances WarnerMedia made waves with their recent decision to release their entire slate on HBO Max and in theatres simultaneously
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More than black women nationwide participated in the study and more are being sought to take in the survey by March Farah Tanis, Co-Founder of the New York-based organization and co-author of the study, says the issue of domestic and sexual abuse in the black community is rarely discussed and that a sixty percent rate should be a wake-up call to black women. The study comes just as U. Senators Patrick Leahy D-Vt. Rita Smith, the Executive Director of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence , a Denver-based national organization that develops policy on domestic violence issues, says smaller domestic violence groups are often better equipped to work with women of color than larger, more traditional organizations. Federal law prohibits legislation that earmarks government funding based on race. John Conyers D-Mich.