A team of researchers has discovered the site where Harriet Tubman was raised. The home was later used as a stop on the Underground Railroad.
Ambassador Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley will be the U.S. Department of State's first chief diversity and inclusion officer. Learn more here.
Learn more about the life of Barbara Watson, who rose through the ranks at the State Department and broke new ground for women and Black diplomats.
African American women have invented modern conveniences and deepened our understanding of our world. Learn about the contributions of several Black women.
Linda Thomas-Greenfield is the new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Learn about her background and the new challenges she'll face.
Black women have been leaders in the fight for rights for hundreds of years, paving the way for today's Black Americans in politics.
The U.S. government's highest honor for folk and traditional arts went to 10 fellows this year, who showcased their talents March 4. Learn more here.
The Library of Congress is diversifying its collection and engaging with communities of color with the help of a recent $15 million grant.
Women have accomplished many political milestones in the history of the United States. See their photos and learn about what they've achieved.