we is Black Rider‘s attributes so much to our predecessors. So much to storytellers whom we may never have anything more from them than their pages. Yet, when I came … Continue reading Book Review-May 2022: Dunbar Out Loud (performed by Bobby Norfolk)
“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
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.
In the world of trash Black men blaming Black women for everything, here comes Shaquille O’Neal telling the Red Pill Army that it was his fault that his marriage to … Continue reading Talk About It Tuesday: 04/19/2022
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
About 15 years ago, I decided that I couldn’t have a lot of close female friends. And at age 40, I am the same way. Here is why: During a … Continue reading Look For The Opps: The Danger of Pick Me’s
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
What I need people to understand is this a Black woman founded and run space. There is a power in me that will never be satisfied or quiet when Black … Continue reading When We Say Black Women We Mean ALL Black Women