No amount of racism or sexism can change the FACT of Serena’s absolute awesomeness.
“Buck a stereotype and heal yourself.”
“This is what revolutionary black love looks like.”
“The American medical system has focused more on fetal and infant safety and survival than on the mother’s health and well-being.”
Not all mothers are celebrated- but BLM is working to make it so.
In many cultures, domesticity is marked as feminine – and women are exhausted.
Emotional labor can take a huge toll if it’s not reciprocal.
“A movement of black midwives is working to stem the rates of African-American babies dying for preventable reasons.”
“Pregnancy is no longer considered a state of confinement.”
Laverne Cox explains that bathroom laws are ultimately about whether trans people allowed to exist in public space.