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Omohamed Orit Mohamed

Blavity Staff Writer

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Why Advocating For Black Women And Wellness Is Important, But Often Overlooked

Black Women for Wellness (BWW) is a nonprofit organization in Los Angeles, committed to the health and well-being of black women and girls through health education, empowerment and advocacy. We spoke with BWW's Policy Director, Nourbese Flint, about several key issues affecting black women and their health and wellness.Blavity: Nourbese, tell us about what brought you to this...

Blavity Exclusive: Senator Kamala Harris On Healthcare, Criminal Justice And Trump

Kamala Harris is the second African American woman ever to serve in the United States Senate.Senator Harris was born in Oakland, California to a Jamaican Father and Indian mother, attended Howard University for her undergraduate degree and received a law degree from UC Hastings. She worked as a Deputy District Attorney in Alameda County, California, she served as Managing Attorney of...

Ohio Launches First And Only Business Accelerator In Midwest

The Hillman Accelerator launches today in Ohio, as the first and only full-time accelerator program in the Midwest to foster venture-backable tech companies. The Hillman Accelerator is powered by a public-private partnership between the State of Ohio and Qey Capital. Not only is it the first of its kind in the region, but Hillman is a women and people of color focused...