If Black women didn’t Black woman, this beautiful thing known as the Black community would cease to exist! Read it again. Black women…are amazing and the nation doesn’t deserve us! … Continue reading May 2022- “Y’all Don’t See Us?!”
As a reminder, this is a pro-Black people space run by a Black woman. This month is going to continue in the advocacy, respect, and visibility of Black women. There … Continue reading May 2022-Overview
This is a PRO BLACK WOMAN SPACE. FULL STOP. -JBH As the survivor of domestic abuse, as one who hid abuse because their spouse was Black, I believe Megan Jovan … Continue reading Internalized Misogynoir: There Are Too Many Tory Lanez
“True justice is not found in this world.” -Plato How can you really do justice to the women who fight for it for everybody else? What does justice really look … Continue reading What It Means To Protect Black Women-Part 3: Justice
The English language defines the word credence as belief in or acceptance of something as true. Simply put: if Black women say we do not feel protected, then who is … Continue reading What It Means To Protect Black Women-Part 2: Credence
As it relates to protecting Black women this is a societal, multi-tiered issue. but I like to believe that protecting Black women is possible! It starts as simple as believing us. Primarily, protection starts with seeing us! We no longer live in a world or telling a Black woman “I don’t see color!” is applicable.
Anything that you desire to protect you first have to be willing to see. Seeing something means you acknowledge it exists!
Since Black women exist, we are owed the same human rights that are so easily applied to any other woman in this country! Protecting us means that you value Black women beyond our labor!
Black women are the only women in this nation who had money ascribed to their ability! And we were still treated less than cows or mice. Protection always parallels value.
The question that needs to be asked is: Why don’t we value Black women?
BLACK WOMEN EXIST.
BLACK WOMEN ARE HUMAN.
HUMAN RIGHTS BELONG TO BLACK WOMEN.
The current rate of femicide amongst Black women is astronomical. And as a Black woman, who has survived abusive situations (including an abusive marriages) it is only by the grace … Continue reading Believing Black Women!
I don’t understand. For all my education, I don’t understand. With the theme for this month being protect Black women, for all of my wisdom in my almost 41 years … Continue reading Why This Is Hard?
The world likes to think it has Black women figured out. Classifying us it’s all unhappy, better, or married to our traumas. In capable of doing anything else other than … Continue reading For This Cause…We Cannot Be Silent
The work For Sojourner is available for your hearing on IG now. Thank you. -JBHarris Protect Black Women. Protect all Black women. Let me reintroduce myself: I’m Jennifer and I … Continue reading Me And Femicide