“In a movie where no character uttered the n-word and black womanhood was centered, Killmonger’s violence toward women—black women in particular—was stark and pronounced.”
The more you get used to bragging about yourself, the better a position you put yourself in to land a new job or big assignment, or to get a promotion or a raise.
Gifts from those who’ve been paving the way for the rest of us.
“The people in the government who are voted into power are lying to us,” she said. “And us kids seem to be the only ones who notice and are prepared to call B.S.”
Behind the scenes reflections on the women of Wakanda!
Women’s liberation should not be “about fending off men’s sexuality,” she said, “but being able to embrace your own.”
“Black Panther is basically the poster child for intersectionality…There are no token female sidekicks here.”
“The colorful pattern speaks to the uniquely Obama-esque blend of patriotism and activism, tradition and modernity.”
Talk with boys and men in your life about how unchecked masculinity can turn to so much toxicity and violence.
The Academy doesn’t make space for the amazing thinkers and researchers and writers it produces, many of them are women and people of color with terminal degrees, poverty wages, and job insecurity