Challenging The Angry Black Woman [Guest Post]

  I started writing a post on how black women are policed when it comes to our emotions. I pulled reference to Serena Williams’ public display at frustration over her recent US Open tennis final and how this was instantly characterized by the world media as brutish, aggressive and a host of other negative words … Continue reading Challenging The Angry Black Woman [Guest Post]

Questioning My Views On Feminism

I am not 100% sure where it all came from but there was a lot of talk of black men, patriarchy and black male privilege on my twitter tl recently. I usually use the time to just read and take it in, I know Twitter isn't the best place to get educated but I honestly … Continue reading Questioning My Views On Feminism

The Angry Black Woman Stereotype

I have been struggling with this post. I wanted to post this ages ago, but it just wasn't quite right and I thought it might just be a little too negative.  I am constantly waking up feeling like the "angry black woman" stereotype is another way to shut black women up and to shame us … Continue reading The Angry Black Woman Stereotype