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Know Less Than Others About Black Women And The Feminist Movement’ And Answers Illuding You? Come Get Your Answers!

Know Less Than Others About Black Women And The Feminist Movement’ And Answers Illuding You? Come Get Your Answers!

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As the movement progressed, others spoke loudly, including Susan B. Anthony, who stated, “I will cut off this right arm of mine before I will ever work or demand the ballot for the Negro and not the woman.”

During the last quarter of the nineteenth century, White and Black women, however, did return to their role as social reformers. The largest and best known was the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union, (WCTU) founded in 1874. Their policies encouraged separate Black and White unions, but at least one White woman, Amelia Bloomer, campaigned against racism within the movement, and some Black women did rise to positions of prominence. Frances Harper, for one, was most effective in recruiting Black women to the cause and was eventually appointed to the national office.

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Gloria Steinem

In an interview with Black Enterprise, published on March 19 2015, Gloria Steinem discussed the impact black women have had on the feminist movement and the idea that the movement has and continues to exclude them.

“I thought they invented the feminist movement. I know we all have different experiences, but I learned feminism disproportionately from black women,” Steinem told Black Enterprise reporter Stacey Tisdale.

The 80-year-old activist has had made many life-long friendships and alliances with powerful black feminists throughout her 50-year career. In 1971 she launched Ms. Magazine with Dorothy Pitman Hughes and later featured actress and activist Pam Grier as the first black woman to be on the cover of the magazine in 1975. Steinem was also close with black activist Flo Kennedy and the great Alice Walker.

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Commemorating 100 Years Of Women’s Suffrage

 

Commemorating 100 Years Of Women’s Suffrage

Women’s Suffrage Leaders Left Out Black Women

Despite what you may have learnt at school (teenvogue.com 18th August 2018).

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BLACK WOMEN & THE SUFFRAGE MOVEMENT: 1848-1923

“THERE IS NO SLAVE, AFTER ALL, LIKE A WIFE…POOR WOMEN, POOR SLAVES… ALL MARRIED WOMEN, ALL CHILDREN AND GIRLS WHO LIVE IN THEIR FATHER’S HOUSE ARE SLAVES.” ~ MARY BOYKIN CHESNUT, A DIARY FROM DIXIE, 1861

The uncomfortable truth about racism and the suffragettes

As Suffragette actresses come under fire for sporting t-shirts with the slogan ‘I’d rather be a rebel than a slave’, Radhika Sanghani reports on the women’s rights movement’s complex relationship with race.


3 ways to simplify your PowerPoint presentations

1. Focus on the core message
Avoid over-explaining the concepts in your slides by zeroing in on the key points you want to share. Before you open PowerPoint, start by creating an outline. What is the main takeaway of your presentation? Is it really necessary to explain particular concepts? If it is, which part of your explanation is the most crucial? Keep editing and trimming down your points until you arrive at the main ideas you want to share.

2. Explain with images and illustrations
As we know, research has shown that visual elements can better engage the attention of an audience. Instead of piling paragraphs of text onto your technology PowerPoint, you can make use of images to expound on key points. You can also make use of flowcharts or SmartArt graphics to illustrate concepts that might be harder to understand.

3. Don’t forget the story
Knowing that you’ll be presenting about technology, you might want to simply focus on answering the “how-to’s”. But other than that, you should also remember to tell your story. At the heart of all the tech-speak, what is the narrative behind the topic you’re presenting? A story is a great way to make an emotional connection with your audience.

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Try these three tips to maintain the focus on your topic.

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Thinking Racism?

Thinking Racism?

 

Racism is a control system….. Stop being scared to use your voice.

In the first instance, racism demanded the creation of segregation within institutions.


Discussion on world-sickle-cell-anaemia-day – Sickle Cell Anaemia | Google Groups

It is present on four continents: in sub-Saharan Africa and in the Maghrib, in Asia (Middle-East, Arabic peninsula, India), in the Americas, on the North (USA), centre (Guatemala, Caribbean islands), and on the South (Brazil,Surinam, Guiana), in Southern Europe (Southern Italy and Sicily, Greece, Turkey). It is estimated that 500.000 are born every year with this severe and invalidating condition and that 50% of them will die before the age of 5 years. Trans-continental, SCD is also trans-ethnic and affects black populations from African origin and Arabic, Indian and Caucasian populations from Southern #Europe.

Resolution 33 C/22 of the General Conference of the United Nations
Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization of 19 October 2005, and taking note of decision AU/Dec.81 (V) adopted by the Assembly of the African
Union at its fifth ordinary session, held in Sirte, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya on 5 July 2005.

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Recognition of sickle-cell anaemia as a public health priority
Angola, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central
African Republic, Comoros, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic
of the
Congo, Djibouti, France, Gabon, Ghana, Monaco, Senegal, Togo and
Zambia:
draft resolution

Recognition of sickle-cell anaemia as a public health problem

The General Assembly,

Recognizing the need to promote better physical and mental health,
bearing in
mind the Universal Declaration of Human Rights1 and other relevant
human rights
instruments,

Welcoming World Health Assembly resolution WHA59.20 of 27 May 2006 and
resolution 33 C/22 of the General Conference of the United Nations
Educational,
Scientific and Cultural Organization of 19 October 2005, and taking
note of decision AU/Dec.81 (V) adopted by the Assembly of the African
Union at its fifth ordinary
session, held in Sirte, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya on 5 July 2005,

Recognizing that sickle-cell anaemia is one of the world’s foremost
genetic
diseases…

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Martin Luther King, Jr

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Quoted :

"YES. I find the painting of Dr King as "gentle" and "humble and "peaceful" to be a white-washing of history. It's taking his story, removing any traces of anger & radical action, and selling it as part inspiration, part warning. Malcolm X is the reverse, where his story has been painted as so dark and angry that he's "bad". It feels like a coded message to the African American population: if you are gentle & quiet you will be rewarded, but if you are in any way angry about your forced-lesser status you will be punished.

"Our nation’s Eurocentric historical narratives continue to do their work to a man who was, in his time, one of the foremost threats to structural racism and inequality. "

As a consequence that threat was precisely why he was assassinated. The empire understands that it's existence depends on imposition of control by force and violence, and a threat to that control becomes a threat to empire, regardless of the moral power of that threat.

Dr King as promoted anger & radical action.  Malcolm X was the reverse, yet he is the man whose story has been painted as so dark and angry that he's "bad". IDr King was a brave and brilliant radical revolutionary, and it frustrates some people that his story has been repackaged into such a clean narrative for the sake of not challenging the white status quo.

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Martin Luther King, Jr

History will judge us harshly if we refuse to use our knowledge, our resources and our will to ensure your development.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.  was born January 15, 1929  and his murder happened in April 4, 1968.   Martin Luther King, Jr was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

When you read his speeches months before he died you’ll see he realised his ‘dream’ was a nightmare.

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There Are Many False Prophets

There Are Many False Prophets

QUOTE…

Be aware also that there are many false prophets. They will suck your energy from you – the energy you call money and will put it to evil ends and give you worthless dross in return.

Your inner divine self will protect you from this. You must learn to be sensitive to the voice within that can tell you what is truth, and what is confusion, chaos and untruth. Learn to listen to the voice of truth which is within you and you will lead yourselves onto the path of evolution.