Archive for the ‘activism’ Category

What Kids Think About Police Brutality

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Over the past few months (years, really), we’ve learned of several incidences of unarmed Black Americans being killed by police officers. They were shot, choked, slammed to the ground, etc. In some cases, the police have been indicted with charges related to their deaths, others have not. Some have gone to trial, some have not. […]

2014 Black Weblog Award Winner – Outstanding Online Activism

Thank you to everyone who voted for me this year and helped me win the Black Weblog Award for Outstanding Online Activism. Congratulations to all of this year’s winners and to those who were finalists. Continue to produce great content and represent our people’s diversity online. I hope to bring more of my work to […]

FJ on @TheCurrentCBC Speaking on #StreetHarassment #YouOKSis

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Check out this radio segment from Canada! I’m discussing steet harassment, #YouOKSis, and ways we can help those who endure this daily. Check out out

FJ on @TheDailyShow Discussing #StreetHarassment #YouOKSis

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I was invited, along with several other wonder women fighting the good fight against sexual harassment and assault, to do a segment on The Daily Show. It was humorous, obviously, but some good points were made. Was great to meet so many awesome advocates that day.  

#Focus100 — I’m Speaking! “The Rise of the Social Activist”

  Join me and some of the most brilliant and diverse minds for an amazing conference in New York City. Check out the speakers and agenda for the two-day conference. You can register here for a $99 day pass if you can only attend the Friday events.    

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