“I love that woman, because she’s walking the walk and she’s actually talking the talk. She said, ‘Octavia, we’re gonna get you paid on this film…Fast forward to last week, we’re making five times what we asked for.”
“I don’t think I’m the only man who has done something like this. I think rape culture is so pervasive that men sometimes don’t realize when we’re actively committing assault. “
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“Men need to step up and accept our central role in combating the sexism and harassment that stand in the way of true women’s equality.”
It’s easy to start here.
If you can talk about uteruses together, you should also be able to talk about race together.
“The way that saviors are doing the work, and the way it’s supported by activists seeking a savior, only serves to perpetuate inequity and sow discord. And that has a lasting, if not permanent, effect on marginalized people involved in …
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“I believe women are smart enough, wise enough, and strong enough to make their own choices about their bodies and lives.”
“A white identity was constructed for me 25 years ago and now unraveling this construct – and asking some of my Irish family to unravel it with me – feels like a Sisyphean task.”