You want to get kids out of foster care and into good, loving homes? I’ve got a simple solution to your problem.
Did you know LGBT couples are more likely to adopt older, children of color and disable children than straight couples? LGBT couples tend to adopt ‘undesired’ children more (basically kids no one else wants.)
Some of your favorite bloggers are people who have never lived outside of their head. People who only know to communicate with themselves. They may talk to you, but can only be honest internally. That’s why their blogs are so relatable. They are talking to themselves and you just so happen to get a chance to see it.
In this TED Talk, Rhon Manigault-Bryant, an assistant professor of Africana studies at Williams College illustrates the ways that black women’s bodies have been consumed in the public sphere without their consent. She then ties this history to the work of contemporary sci-fi writer Octavia Butler, a writer whose feature black women characters existing in an otherworldly setting with agency over their bodies. Manigault-Bryant closes with a hashtag, a call to spread her ideas via social media.