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My Brother's Keeper: How Does it Affect Girls and Women of Color?

Here’s an article that was not featured in the daily email of headlines I receive from The New York Times, but it should’ve been. Law professor Kimberle Williams Crenshaw argues that U.S. 91 more words


“‘It’s Way Out Of My League’: Low-Income Women’s Experiences of Medicalized Infertility.” (2009)

This article speaks to how women of lower SES (social economic status) have less access to fertility treatment. The author then goes on to say that this is partly because of the notion that women of color are always fertile and always making more babies. 54 more words

Data And Journal Articles

Dickmatized: Thinking With Your Pussy

I enjoy sex. I’m not the woman who withholds sex as a punishment when mad. Not at all. I’d rather fuck and continue being angry after.  478 more words


Anaconda: Ass & Empowerment

A few days ago, Nicki Minaj dropped the art for her single Anaconda.  As the provocateur Nicki always is, the art featuring her voluptuous rear assets front and center, caused an uproar. 387 more words



A few weeks ago, I went to a party at a good friend’s house. She made some delicious koshari for us. I have a soft spot for good food, and in the excitement I proclaimed, “This is… 403 more words


Did you hear the one about...

…the 5th (read FIFTH) transgender woman of color in 41 days who was murdered in the Baltimore area?


I didn’t think so…after all, she deserved it…she had it coming…she brought it on herself…she had a choice… 329 more words

Gender Issues