This is an amazing dialogue between Laverne Cox and bell hooks.
Embedding the video doesn’t seem to work, but you can watch it on colorlines.
Description: Laverne Cox is a critically acclaimed actress who currently appears in the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, playing the groundbreaking role of “Sophia Burset,” an incarcerated African American transgender woman. Laverne is the first trans woman of color to have a leading role on a mainstream scripted television show. Time Magazine named Sophia Burset the 4th most influential fictional character of 2013.
Because it will be run by kids like these! Unless they’re corrupted by all the bigotry in the meantime of course. This is a video where a bunch of kids have been shown a commercial that a have gotten a lot of attention because it features a mixed race couple. Their response to both the […]
I usually include good and interesting posts in a full “Worth reading” post, but those are usually new posts. These are from 2009 and they are excellent and deserve one post of their own: When allies fail – Part One – What Tami Said When allies fail – Pt. 2 – What Tami Said Tami is giving advice […]
Yet another video post. This one is a must have for anyone who gets hate for expressing themselves on the internet. Especially if you’re on the receiving end of misogyny. How to respond to hate-trolls: Thanks to @JillFilipovic for the link!