The Most \m/ Links of the Week

Here's a round up of stories (some older, some newer) that rock! WHAT DO HARDCORE, FERGUSON, AND THE "ANGRY BLACK WOMAN" TROPE ALL HAVE IN COMMON? BY: KAYLA PHILLIPS "Solidarity is awareness, and the ability to listen if you say you're going to. It's standing beside me or behind me, not in front of me."… Continue reading The Most \m/ Links of the Week

You OK, Sis?

Three words is all it takes. We can combat street harassment together. Read about this important cause on Feminista Jones. Denise Nichole Andrews

Equal Pay Day

Take the time to read this enlightening articles on the issue of pay equity. How Equal Pay Day Excludes Women of Color by Ruchika Tulshyan Here's How D.C. Is Closing the Gender Gap for Equal Pay Day by Valentina Zarya More Work To Do On Equal Pay Day for California Women by Sue Miller Today Isn't… Continue reading Equal Pay Day

A Message From Our Fairy Godmamas and Sistas

#BlackGirlsRock is sweeping the globe as women and girls are reminded of their worth, magic, and excellence. Danai Gurira, who was recognized for her Star Power, mentioned the importance of having a fairy godmama or sister-someone to look up to as you pursue your goals and dreams. Here are some powerful words and insights to remember from our… Continue reading A Message From Our Fairy Godmamas and Sistas

Maya Angelou Empowers the Youth

Here is some #MondayMotivation for students who may be returning back to school and for those seeking inspiration. Find a cozy place to relax and take in each word for all that it's worth. Today's post features Maya Angelou  who was one of the most influential writers in my journey as a scholar and educator.… Continue reading Maya Angelou Empowers the Youth

#LeapDay Reading List

Here are some things to read while you enjoy your extra day of the year sailing the internet seas. Careful! There are some sharks out there!