Archive for the ‘News’ Category

0 Press: NWNW Mentioned in “Washington Times”

Press: NWNW Mentioned in “Washington Times”

Fellow NWNW participant, writer, radio host and attorney Jeneba Ghatt wrote a thoughtful piece, Marriage activists use Beyonce’s pregnancy to send message to single moms for the Washington Times community pages. It trended upwards to the most read piece that day.


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2 Lawd, There’s Hope! Puffy’s Son “Gets It!”

Lawd, There’s Hope! Puffy’s Son “Gets It!”

His message went out to over 200,000 followers and was re-tweeted over 100 times.


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0 Video: “Can’t Handle the Stress”

Video: “Can’t Handle the Stress”

17 year-old girl buckles under the stress of single parenthood.


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2 No More Excuses: Free Birth Control for All!

No More Excuses: Free Birth Control for All!

No more whining about no access. You got it. Now–no more excuses.


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10 Why Was Lenny McAllister Fired from WVON?

Why Was Lenny McAllister Fired from WVON?

Lenny McAllister was fired from his popular radio show because he messed with the wrong black people. SMDH!


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4 Black Women “Holding it Down” is Killing Us.

Black Women “Holding it Down” is Killing Us.

How all the stress black women face wears on our health


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8 Conservative’s Cluelessness Makes Black Audiences Miss the Message

Conservative’s Cluelessness Makes Black Audiences Miss the Message

As usual, extreme conservatives alienate the very people who could help them carry an important message.


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0 Urban Midwifery Gives Pregnant South Carolina Girls an “A-ha” Moment

Urban Midwifery Gives Pregnant South Carolina Girls an “A-ha” Moment

Rural Baby Mamas have the same obstacles and pain as Urban Baby Mamas… The issues are the same, and a woman, is a woman, is a woman… regardless of her geographical location here in the US. The issues were mostly about financial struggles, having to “do it all”, and not having the much needed emotional support.


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1 Founder and Organizer Mentioned in “World” Magazine

Founder and Organizer Mentioned in “World” Magazine

‘No wedding, no womb’
Facing grim statistics, a neighborhood group in New York City and others are trying to do something about out-of-wedlock births


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