My Bo$$Lady gig is to create curricula for 3 student written Hollywood directed films (and the films are so dope, 1 is about a Black lesbian struggling w/coming out to her religious family; 1 is about a Black genderqueer youth on the feminine spectrum who finds community online & strengthens relationship w/their father; 1 is about a young WOC, gun viole
ashleighthelion: The Anon Series: I Deserve to Love Myself (1 of 7) Fat people deserve to be comfortable. We navigate a world that tells us to shrink and be quiet. I deserve to take up as much room as I want because my body is not an apology or a mistake. My fatness is not something I should feel ashamed of because it makes other people uncomfortable. My hap
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thepeoplesrecord: Happy late birthday to the incredibly influential revolutionary, writer & scholar Angela Davis, born on January 26, 1944. Here’s my favorite Angela Davis interview in California State Prison in 1972 from The Black Power Mixtape: “When someone asks me about violence, I just find it incredible, because what it means is that the person who
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