She The People: Civil Rights

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 02/21/2013

Betty Friedan and black women: Is it time for a second look?

I have never met a black woman who admits to having read The Feminine Mystique.

By Michelle Bernard  |  08:40 AM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  The Feminist Mystique; Betty Friedan; Women's Right's; Black Feminist Thought; Black Feminist Movement; African Amerivan Women; Civil Rights; Gender Discrimination

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Sorry, North Carolina. Marriage is a basic civil right.

We should reject the whole notion of “traditional American family values.”

By Michelle Bernard  |  09:43 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sam Sex Marriage, North Carolina Marriage Amendment, Civil Rights

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 02/10/2012

Sharon Malone, Eric Holder’s wife, to appear in PBS special ‘Slavery by Another Name’

Malone adds her own family story to the project, which airs Feb. 13 on PBS.

By Annie Groer  |  03:02 PM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Civil Rights, PBS, Eric Holder, Sharon Malone, Gov. George C. Wallace, Douglas Blackmon