UNapproachable Black Chicks

Black women rarely had hold of the microphone, sometimes because of sexism, but they wrote the speeches, they organized the marches, planned the boycotts, took part in the sit-ins and demonstrations, and were beaten, arrested, sexually assaulted, and dehumanized for their efforts alongside the men.

Tags: Black women. race. gender. heroines. african american women. civil rights. sexism. racism. freedom riders.

  1. lexie-lew-love reblogged this from blackandwoman
  2. darkmoonperfume reblogged this from blackandwoman
  3. blackandwoman reblogged this from unapproachableblackchicks
  4. poeticanderoticdreams reblogged this from nappysupastar
  5. nappysupastar reblogged this from unapproachableblackchicks
  6. dont-mean-a-thing reblogged this from anviwe
  7. anviwe reblogged this from newwavefeminism
  8. futureabortiondoctor reblogged this from newwavefeminism
  9. maleficentbane reblogged this from newwavefeminism
  10. guerillagaze reblogged this from blueklectic
  11. deadinmotion reblogged this from unapproachableblackchicks
  12. sofia-del-mar reblogged this from theydonotmove
  13. theydonotmove reblogged this from newwavefeminism
  14. congosquarebiz reblogged this from just2sweet
  15. just2sweet reblogged this from risasaurusrex
  16. risasaurusrex reblogged this from unapproachableblackchicks
  17. cerebro-adentro reblogged this from blackbeautyatwork
  18. blackbeautyatwork reblogged this from unapproachableblackchicks
  19. 4417 reblogged this from bodysexgender
  20. robonoise reblogged this from bodysexgender
  21. alexkerkoviched reblogged this from bodysexgender
  22. blackmagicalgirlmisandry reblogged this from bodysexgender
  23. bodysexgender reblogged this from newwavefeminism
  24. apollyptica reblogged this from daniellemertina
  25. vivelavapeur reblogged this from jenxben
  26. roberttwatson reblogged this from blueklectic