Pictured above is Kerry Washington from the upcoming HBO film, ‘Confirmation’ about Anita Hill. Anita Hill, who is no stranger to to public criticism and hatred, has the opposite idea for female writers who have been told “Don’t read the comments”. In a recent interview with Broadly, the professor and attorney, and subject of… Continue reading Anita Hill Believes Feminists Can Learn From Angry Men
President Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper initiative to address the opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color, and to ensure that young people can reach their full potential.
In the wake of Equal Pay Day, it’s important to keep in mind…that the pay gap is not a myth. To mark the occasion of Equal Pay Day, the National Women’s Law Center came out with a report showing how much the gap costs women over their lifetime.
Following Gray’s death, who died due to breaking his neck in a police van, there were protests and riots that damaged 400 businesses and helped to stoke the Black Lives Matter flame (a movement to challenge the way police treat minorities). “The causes of the civil disturbance in Baltimore last year have not been eliminated,”… Continue reading One Year After Freddie Gray
“I think when you say ‘mental health,’ automatically people think ‘I’m not crazy,’ because we haven’t put a definition to exactly what we’re saying,” she said. “I believe when you say ‘it’s a mental health issue,’ it’s like having diabetes or something’s wrong with my toes or whatever the case is — it’s a medical condition and it can be dealt with…”
This list is mild and just a quick explanation for some who were trying to understand. Please, for the love of all things right and true in this world, respect someone’s self-identifications.
“For our show, people get to be the stars of their own stories and they get to be the stars of their own stand up,” Williams said during a press conference.