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Ain’t I A Woman? by Sojourner Truth

Well, children, where there is so much racket there must be something out of kilter. I think that ‘twixt the negroes of the South and the women at the North, all talking about rights, the white men will be in a fix pretty soon. 448 more words


bell hooks* Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism (1981)

A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain’t I a Woman has 
become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black woman’s involvement with feminism, hooks attempts to move us beyond racist and sexist assumptions. 487 more words


From NEWMUSICUSA: "Ain’t I A Woman"


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Castle of our Skins… 791 more words

It is 2017, and ‘Ain’t I a Woman?’

Angela Rye blasts Trump, urges crowd to flex their political muscle

In the 160 years since abolitionist Sojourner Truth gave her “Ain’t I a Woman” speech, the mission for Black women still remains the same, said political commentator and attorney, Angela Rye. 536 more words