Just Saying

Read forward. Listen up. We’ve got a lot to say from the state of our families to the state of the world. We share commentaries, profiles, poems, podcasts and essays.

Profiles and Posts

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority President Glenda Glover issues a call to arms to her 300,000+ members and to all Black women outraged by attacks intended to erase us.
A monument to the Great Harriet Tubman on the National Mall – you say? First, let’s support and honor the existing memorials for one of America’s greatest patriots.
Higher Heights CEO Glynda Carr reflects on the political power of Black women who deliver as voters but must swim through a deep sea of gender and racial bias to electability.

Poetry Corner

And how you swore, if somebody beeped the bell, And how my heart played hopscotch if the telephone rang;
And how you swore, if somebody beeped the bell, And how my heart played hopscotch if the telephone rang;
I stand still above an island, fist straight in the air / Scar on my face, thick braids in my hair
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