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This is slander but Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton look like they're signing up for "the resistance," while Sojourner Truth is like "I've been telling you he's no good from before he even started running." #TrustBlackWomen
to be clear these 3 women are epic heroes and don't get enough praise, just a joke
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1/8 May we please direct your attention to the critical work being done by The Mississippi Reproductive Freedom Fund (MRFF)-

@fundMSabortions

msreprofreedomfund.org

#BlackWomenLead #ReproductiveJustice #TrustBlackWomen #FundAbortionBuildPower #TakeAction
2/8 Here's an awesome interview with Laurie Bertram Roberts (@smartstatistic / feministuppityandblack.com / cash.me/Smartstatistic), Founder and Executive Director of MRFF: deepsouthvoice.com/index.php/2017…

#activistcrush #BlackWomenLead
3/8 And here's a great recent article about the MRFF, and the reproductive justice work they are doing in their community.

thenation.com/article/laurie…
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Today is the 46th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision. I’m here because of abortion. Because women in my family were able to get the abortions they needed, legal and not, and move forward with their lives. Just like I was. I’m always thankful for abortion.
Abortion isn’t a new medical procedure. It’s been around as long as pregnancy has. Only in the last 150 years or so has it been criminalized. Pills and herbs that promised to bring back the menses were advertised and shared. It’s not new.
history.com/news/the-crimi…
This is why I get very irritated when white people say abortion is worse than slavery or is Black genocide. First off, it’s simply not, and the way this country refuses to address how slavery built this nation and how its legacy lives on is appalling.
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Mark Wahlberg is racist who robbed Thamh Lam, called him “Vietnam fucking shit”, & beat him with a wooden bat until it broke. He blinded Hoa Trinh & called him “slanted eye gook”. He threw rocks at black 4th graders screaming “Kill the niggers” at them. He only served 45 days.
“It was a hate crime and that’s exactly what should be on his record forever,” Kristyn Atwood said. #TrustBlackWomen
“I was really scared. My heart was beating fast. I couldn’t believe it was happening. The names. The rocks. The kids chasing,” Belmonte told Associated Press.
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