To anyone who doesn’t think that America’s justice system isn’t corrupt and racist, look no further than these two headlines from this week.
Beyoncé is a remarkable singer, artist, dancer, artistic visionary, Black woman, feminist (I’d say womanist, really), wife, mother, human being. I write this sentence and like…I can hear the haters (that I call miserys; the opposites of stans) screaming their heads off and…
Leslie Morgan Steiner was in an abusive relationship, though at first she didn’t realize it. In a talk at TEDxRainier, she tells the disturbing story of her relationship, correcting misconceptions many people hold about victims of domestic violence, and explaining how we can all help break the silence.
If you or someone you know is facing domestic violence or an absuive relationship, you can find a list of resources here. The U.S. National Sexual Assault Hotline is 1-800-656-4673 (HOPE), and RAINN offers a secure online hotline.
Former Atlanta Falcon’s NFL’er Ray Edwards with plus size model, Tiffany Bank, for Plus Model Magazine
This is my happy place
Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People (full documentary)
It’s never “just a movie”