black-womenInjustice to the black community always has been an issue of great concern for all social activists. Although there have been many groups working for the uplift of this community, most of them have been targeted by the male population. Very few issues faced by black girls and women have gained the attention of the public. They have been suffering for a long time and still are going unnoticed.

pandoraThe discrimination and harassment start at a very early age for black girls. Being separated for naturally belongs to the Black community, these girls have to face a struggle to achieve anything at all. Even in schools, whatever the reason, black girls are always targeted. They are branded as troublemakers just because of their status in society.

There is no end to the list of atrocities they have to deal with and suffer. From racial discrimination to sexual harassment, these girls have to get through each and every stage of their lives in distress. It does not end when they grow into adults. In fact, sexual violence increases as girls attain puberty. These facts are very alarming.

A few groups have emerged to fight against the injustice meted to black women. Let’s all work together to free them and give them a life they now dream about.