Weave-snatching crabpot: Does Frances McDormand’s speech stand for black women?

Frances McDormand's acceptance speech as Best Actress of the 2018 Academy Awards spoke phonetic monuments of how women feel in our careers. We're stifled creatively, professionally, and -- without a doubt -- monetarily. Our ideas are smothered and unheard because so many times we're not taken seriously. No matter how many awards we win, no …

Power to the Woman: Even Men Should be Feminists

When I tell men how I participate in women's events and rallies, sometimes I get double-takes and certain looks that seem to question how radical I am -- if I'm "too liberal" and a rabble-rouser. I get asked if I shave my legs, if I'm "one of those bra-burners," or if I've ever been a lesbian. But when it …

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