11 Big Accomplishments Black Activists Achieved in 2015 (The Huffington Post)

2. The Say Her Name Campaign Black women activists across the country led a national campaign this year to fight for the recognition and respect all black women deserve but don’t always receive.For so long, the concerns for their treatment and safety have been neglected -- as are the names of black women and girls who fell victim to many of the same issues that affect our black men and boysThe Say Her Name campaign, which was launched by several community organizations and gained major momentum earlier this year, changed that. Activists fought to include black women and girls as part of the national conversation around both racial and gender inequality.