Old, young, liberal, centrist: Democrats will have no end of choices for president in 2020

Women Must Learn to Fail Forward

Lori Lightfoot’s historic victory is part of a bigger story of black women winning in politics

Are calls for 2020 candidates to reject big money hurting candidates of color?

2020 Democrats Sanders, Klobuchar, Warren, Gabbard to join forum on women of color

Democratic presidential hopefuls speak at TSU forum

Higher Heights and Essence Hosts Post ‘She The People Presidential Forum’ Event, ‘The Road To 2020 Powered By Black Women

Supporting Rep Ilhan Omar And Black Women In Office

Here’s How You Can Help Women in States With Extreme Abortion Bans Right Now

Women of Color Can Make or Break the Presidential Race

Black Women Voters Will Be Central to the 2020 Presidential Election, Experts Predict

14 political experts on why the first Democratic debates were history-making

How black women could give Kamala Harris a financial boost in 2020

The Dominant Political Institutions For Black And Women Candidates Are Struggling With The New Wave Of Black And Women Candidates- BuzzFees

Diversity in Attorney General’s Race Is Celebrated: Whoever Wins Will Make History- New York Times

Women have won more primaries than ever before. Will they set a record in November?-New York Times

Black Women Candidates Successfully Navigate The Primary Season With Little Help From The Democratic Establishment -News One

Unpacking PACS: Here Are Four Political Action Committees Supporting Black Candidates- Blavity

VIDEO: Higher Heights Co-Founder Weighs in on Racist Robocalls Targeting Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams- Cheddar

Political pioneers: Voters elect trailblazing candidates- AP

Breaking Barriers, Letitia James Is Elected New York Attorney General- New York Times

An Unprecedented Number Of Women Just Won Elections Across The Country- BuzzFeed

US midterm elections broke barriers of race and gender- Stuff

Black women turned electoral power into political power in 2018- Vox

Women Enjoy Political Gains, but Advocates Want More- Wall Street Journal

Do you like this page?

Become a member!

Visit Higher Heights For America

Higher Heights is building a national infrastructure to harness Black women’s political power and leadership potential. 

mission graphic


Black Women In Politics

Support Black Women in Politics today!

Click 'Read More' to see a searchable list of 444 black women candidates running for office in 2018 in the U.S. Find candidates you care about, check out their websites, follow their social media and consider a donation.