Archive for the ‘activism’ Category

Feminista Jones @ Center for American Progress

Hello, hello! On Dec. 12, 2016, I joined a progressive think tank to have a conversation about how we can support and defend the working class in the Trump era. It also aired on C-SPAN.             Enjoy!!  

Witnesses To Hunger: My New Work in Philadelphia

I’m happy to share that I am the new program manager of Witnesses to Hunger, a national community advocacy organization compromised of caregivers of children who live in poverty and navigate food insecurity and other devastating effects of poverty. I moved to Philadelphia from my home, NYC, to embark on this new endeavor and my […]

Writing About Online Harassment

Greetings all! I have a new piece featured with the Women’s Media Center’s Speech Project about cross-platform online harassment. ┬áIt was important to me that I write about it from the perspective of a Black woman who openly identifies as feminist because our challenges are unique and underrepresented. Please read the article and share with […]

FJ at University of South Carolina

  (via The Daily Gamecock) Students and faculty flooded into the Russell House Theater Monday evening to hear Feminista Jones, acclaimed feminist writer, activist and public speaker, address social justice issues in South Carolina. With more than 63,000 Twitter followers, Jones has created an impressive online presence writing about what it means to be a […]

One Year After #NMOS14, We Will Have #NoMoreSilence

I wanted to do something to commemorate the anniversary of the historic event: The National Moment of Silence (2014), which took place on August 14, 2014. Called #NMOS14 on social media, the event gathered together hundreds of thousands of people across 42 of the United States of America and 5 countries in over 119 vigils […]

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