Archive for the ‘feminism’ Category

The #AntiFeministChecklist

On November 11, 2014, I posted a piece on Black Male Privilege and (shocker!) there was backlash. Most of the people responding didn’t read it and that is fine; I expect people to be intentionally obtuse and perpetually dense. I received a lot of really ridiculous responses, so I decided to compile a list. I […]

Does “Black Male Privilege” Exist? A Checklist

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Of course it does, silly! lol I found this piece and thought it was an interesting checklist of indicators that Black Male Privilege exists. Some of the points and examples aren’t sex-positive (Ex: 15. I can purchase pornography that typically shows men defile women by the common practice of the “money shot.” and 26. When I consume […]

“Black Feminism and Online Activism” – Guest Lecture at Murray State University (video)

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I was honored to be invited to be a guest lecturer for a Gender & Diversity course at Murray State University. I briefly talk about activism by Black American women/feminists Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Shirley Chisolm, the Combahee River Collective, Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, and more. I discuss the denial of Black women’s womanhood and how that […]

Episode #47: @twibdark — “Sorry We Cannot Help You”

Feminista and N’Jaila outline a week of Twitter harassment that is horrifying, unnerving, dangerous, and totally within the Terms of Service… Also: Cari Champion faces sexist, racist rant by washed up “comedian” Artie Lange; Daniel Holtzclaw indicted on more charges; kidnapped woman is found safe, porn directors use drones to film scenes, and Harvard hosts […]

Feminista Jones on @huffpostlive 10.16.14

Hey hey good people!! I was invited, once again, to join Caroline (my boo in my head) to talk about news affecting women We were joined by Naama Bloom @NaamaBloom (New York, NY) Founder & CEO, HelloFlo.com and Jenny Kutner @jennykutner (New York, NY) Assistant Editor, Salon. Awesome show!   Check it out here    

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