(Links for these articles can be found below.) Being a single black woman myself, I definitely get the struggle.
And it breaks my heart that my gorgeous sisters and myself are being so callously overlooked.
Battered women are not believed either because society has historically been in denial about the terrorism that occurs in the home, or because abused women who do not leave their partners are thought to be lying about the seriousness of the abuse they suffered.
Black women face similar hurdles, but additionally they must overcome the presumption that their race predisposes them to engage in and enjoy violence.
Until recently, the public, criminal justice agencies, and the courts have ignored the plight of the battered woman.Find and fix more than 250 security defects in the development cycle.Locate bottlenecks in serial and parallel code that limit performance.One of the consequences of racial integration that was unforseen is that many black women now have a poor self image and race-identity problem.Weve all heard on Oprah, CNN, ABC News, and the Washington Post that 70% of black women are single, and 42% are unmarried.