My Feminist Life in GIFS: The only Black girl in class

1.) When returning back from my summer vacation and visiting my neighbor, and I’m like: But then he stops me before I leave and says, “so what do you think about the whole Trayvon Martin thing?” And I’m like: 2.) Roomate: OMGSH! I have a video to show you! I think you might really like … Continue reading

Black is Beautiful…as Long as You’re not too Black

My junior year of high school we read Zora Neale Hurston’s┬áTheir Eyes Were Watching God. To make a point about one of themes in the novel, my teacher pointed to me and my friend Ebony. He told the class that I would be a house slave because I was light-skinned and Ebony would work in … Continue reading