Women With AIDS Seek More Funds

In New York, 76 percent of adults living with HIV/AIDS are people of color, and women of color constitute 89 percent of female adults living with it. Advocates say services for these women and their children are dramatically underfunded.

Women Gaining More Government Jobs

During an era in which many local and state governments reduced workforces, women held on, and more minorities were hired. However, the percentage of African-American women stayed flat and declined in the managerial level.