Foxy Shazam: I (Don't) Like It →
On behalf of Hope: > > —- Original message —- > Subject: That’s the Biggest Black Ass I’ve Ever Seen > From: <email@example.com> > To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Date: Sunday, 02/26/2012 5:00 PM > > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rq3hyX99nbg > > > So, speaking of the commodification of black women’s bodies, the trend ...
the bad dominicana: today in class i introduced... →
newmodelminority: latinosexuality: and some young men of color in my class wanted to challenge the idea that women dont get paid the same as men (b/c they dont go into the same field). when i shared that men who go into fields stereotypically assigned to women (i.e. nursing) they still often get paid more and… THIS! it’s also scary to see the MOC hold on to so many illusions of power that...
Racist Language Used to Justify Sterilization of...
Barbara Harris is adamant that her sympathies lie with the children whose lives she wishes to prevent and not with their desperate mothers. Her attitude towards these women comes through clearly in her statement that drug addicted women are “having litters. They are literally having litters.”4 This sounds more like a discussion of animals rather than human persons, which is only reinforced in...
Non-Profit Sterilizing Drug Addicts Since 1997 →
It disproportionately targets Black women… The Direct even seeks to expand to Africa where she will offer African women $40 for IUDs/
Challenging the meaning of being "Pro-Life" →
Make it Matter Then.
I came to post to add to the discussion for this week and I will momentarily, but I feel the urge to respond to the post about what matters at The University of MS. I know we have this whole resistance to “outsiders,” so before I say anything I will preface this by saying: I have been an Orientation Leader, Ole Miss Ambassador (As well as Athletic), Served in Columns, Served as...
African-American Women and Abortion (Originally... →
Collins' Lecture: Still Brave? Black Feminism as a... →
March 6th 7:00 p.m. McCool Hall Auditorium
The Reality of Illegal Abortions →
I never really understood or even thought about illegal abortions or “abortion houses” until taking this class. I’ve seen For Colored Girls a few times, and I still didn’t really get it. We talked a little about Shirley Chisholm and her work with abortion laws on Tuesday and again, the reality of women performing abortions on themselves or allowing other women to do it just...
I am a “sex-positive” Black woman, and I believe that the sexual empowerment of...– The Sex-Positive Black Woman by Arielle Loren A wonderful piece on the sex positivity movement, and how it can be embraced by all. (via sexpositive)
http://thedmonline.com/article/ole-miss-elects-first-female-black-asb-president http://thedmonline.com/article/let-work-weve-done-speak-us Above, I have posted two articles from our school’s daily newspaper. As it was so easily noticeable, last Thursday I was more than offended when we left class, I was more insulted by the turn the conversation took. Read the two articles above, and I...
Are they good role models? →
Viral Video Racist Rant talks about welfare and... →
I hate the qualifications for some of these comments in the video. Flawed logic….
Anita Hill Article →
Follow-Up to Pearson's Chris Brown Post →
newsouthnegress: I think this gets at the crux of some of our discussions in many ways. How can we hold individuals wholly responsible when systems enforce, encourage, support certain kinds of behaviors, responses, etc.?
Sex-negative messages don’t keep people from having sex. They keep people from...– Sex-Negative Education and the Spectre of Rape « Sex Positive Activism (via anorable)
Feminist Sexual Ethics Conference at Brandeis →
Weekly Submission →
Hello Dr. Robinson, I found this blog about black marriages. It touches on things we discussed in class as to whether blacks are happy in their marriage. I would like for this post to count for the previous Thursday since I forgot to post. Thanks, Amber L. Lowe