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  • February is from the Latin term Februarius, meaning to either 'Purify' or 'Atone'. Many people don't know that Negro History week was established in February, 1926. Carter G. Woodson (1875-1950), an African-American writer who wrote the book Mis-Education of the Negro, and is also known as the "...
  • Legal Momentum Signs On to Amicus Briefs in Two Critical Cases for Women’s RightsLegal Momentum has joined numerous other prominent advocacy groups to file amicus briefs in two key cases involving women’s rights. The first case, Feminist Majority Foundation, et al. v...
  • Celebrating Black History Month means to me that our African Americans are celebrating our freedom from slavery and have since uplifted our communities to educate, spread wisdom, and show love to our future generations.Celebrating Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month means to me that...
  • Excerpt: Financing legal defense for women facing discrimination had fallen out of favor in the philanthropic world, says Carol Robles-Roman, CEO of Legal Momentum, which does women’s legal defense.“There’s been an underfunding of legal services for women who have been subject to sexual harassment...

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