Height was the president of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) for 40 years and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom
A point to which Davis returned throughout her speech was the need for feminists to be conscious of class and race as well as of gender.
The Republican assault on the public sector threatens to accelerate the rate at which public employees are being laid off, with especially dire consequences for African Americans and women.
It all started with something Betty Dukes didn't do in 1998 at a Wal-Mart store in Pittsburg, Calif. She didn't come back late from lunch.
Some feisty and fighting women enrage the GOP and their corporate sponsors, causing them to spout ugly ejaculations.
The 1.2 million present and former female Wal-Mart workers who are victims of the monster retailer's sexual discrimination urged the U.S. Supreme Court to let their class action suit proceed.
"I like to look good, but that in no way makes me any less dedicated to the sports journalism world," Sainz wrote.
Today, August 26, marks the 90th anniversary of the 19th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution being signed into law.