Tag Archives: black women

Michelle Howard gets 4th star, becomes first female admiral in the US Navy

2 Jul

 

At a ceremony, held at the Women in Military Service for America Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery, Michelle Howard became the first woman to make four-star admiral. On Tuesday afternoon, she will assume duties as the vice chief of naval operations making her the Navy’s number two officer. Watch the promotion ceremony – See more at: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2014/07/michelle-howard-gets-4th-star-becomes.html

 

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Is Marriage For White People by Ralph Richard Banks

4 Sep

Controversial new book: Is Marriage For White People by Ralph Richard Banks

Don’t let the title turn you off, this is a book that you may want to read. As one who has been marrired for 17 years of of Sept 3 2011 I know the value of marriage and have often wondered why it is not treated as seriously as it should be in black communities.

Read more here: http://aareports.com/2011/09/controversial-new-book-is-marriage-for.html

Ruth Carter is missing!

1 Jun

Ruth Carter is missing

21 year old college student Ruth Carter is missing in New Orleans. Use the link below to see her picture and read more on her story:

http://aareports.com/2011/05/missing-black-woman-alert-ruth-carter.html

Body of missing woman Phylicia Barnes found in Maryland

22 Apr

Body of missing woman Phylicia Barnes found in Maryland

Baltimore City Police confirm a body found in the Susquehanna River near the Conowingo Dam is missing North Carolina student Phylicia Barnes.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/04/body-of-missing-student-phylicia-barnes.html

Herman Cain: Planned Parenthood’s mission is ‘planned genocide’ of black babies

16 Mar

Using unusually harsh words, a potential presidential candidate ( Herman Cain ) echoed some previous comments: claiming that Planned Parenthood’s original mission was to “help kill black babies before they came into the world.” Read more:

http://aareports.com/2011/03/herman-cain-planned-parenthoods-mission.html

Missing Black Woman Alert! Jacquelyn Williams is missing

20 Feb

Missing Black Woman Alert!  Jacquelyn Williams is missing

African American Reports: Missing Black Women Jacquelyn Williams of Georgia is missing.

Read more:
http://aareports.com/p/missing-black-women.html

Positive Black People: Sheneese Starr Founder of The In Your Face Movement

2 Feb

Positive Black People: Sheneese Starr Founder of The In Your Face Movement

Far too often many people in black communities notice problems &  wait for someone else to fix them.  Then there are those who are tired of ” waiting for Superman” & say to themselves, “I Should “. Sheneese Starr is one of the latter. She is trying to enlighten us all to the effect the Industrial Prison Complex has had on Black America thru her In Your Face Movement.

 Read our interview http://goo.gl/fb/y6CPx

Missing Black Woman Alert: Phylicia Barnes is missing

4 Jan

Missing Black Woman Alert: Phylicia Barnes is missing!

Phylicia Barnes is missing! While visiting in Baltimore 16 year old Phylicia Banes is missing.

Read more here: http://aareports.com/p/missing-black-women.html

Obesity among African American women

19 Dec

Check out this article from J.E. Ward a black woman who was once small and now has become bigger due to pregnancy and bad eating habits. She keeps it very real and talks about why black woman have issues with weight, why it’s accepted in black communities, and the real harm that being overweight is doing to black woman.

Read her article here: http://aareports.com/2010/12/obesity-among-african-american-women.html

72% of black mothers are unwed

7 Nov

Blacks struggle with 72 percent unwed mothers rate

Seventy-two percent of black babies are born to unmarried mothers today, according to government statistics. This number is inseparable from the work of Natalie Carroll, an obstetrician who has dedicated her 40-year career to helping black women.

Read more about her work here:  http://aareports.com/2010/11/blacks-struggle-with-72-percent-unwed.html