Too Heavy a Yolk: Why Black Women Struggle in Silence

March 19, 4 PM
Grace AME Church, 1137 Main Ave. Warren, OH

Sponsored by the Warren Civic League

How do Black women endure the myth of the ‘strong Black woman’? Why do they do so in silence? Dr. Cryshanna A. Jackson Leftwich will address the notion of the “strong black woman” and why it is important to not be silent about the struggle it implies.

Hosted by the Warren Black Caucus.
This event is free and open to the public.

Image from “The Myth of the Strong Black Woman” by Whit Taylor (March 8, 2015) on