donate or subscribe
Follow Us Twitter Facebook

Posts Tagged with "#SayHerName Movement"

Give Black women credit for #MeToo and the defeat of Roy Moore in Alabama

December 23, 2017

Currently, two historic events are being characterized in a manner that erases the significant contributions of Black women. The #MeToo Movement is being recast in the national narrative to fit into a more comfortable version of U.S. history. A seminal moment within this movement was when white celebrities began to use the hashtag to make people aware of the extent of sexual abuse suffered by women in this country. But this moment came 10 years after the movement was begun by a Black woman, Tarana Burke.

No Comments
Filed Under: California and the U.S.
Tags:
BayView Classifieds - ads, opportunities, announcements



Click and find the
TravelVisaPro.com