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The Feminist Wire Forum on Black (Academic) Women’s Health

Black academic women and health can seem like a narrow topic living at the axis of too many intersections to be of interest to many people. And, that may be … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

MIGRATED CONTENT: Devil in a Church Dress

Sometimes I have an occasion to migrate old blog content to this new space. Today, a comment from a regular tweep, @thetrudz (a phenomonal critical thinker and writer in her … Continue reading

October 27, 2012 · 2 Comments

Them’s That Got Shall Have: Criminalizing Parents Who Steal Free Education

Every parent wants what is best for his or her children but only some parents are going to jail for trying to provide their kids with the best education money … Continue reading

October 14, 2012 · 5 Comments

Originally posted on tressiemc:
I roll like that now. So, this is a real thing that happened. Trapped between teaching my class and going to my next class I see…

October 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Black, Female,Thinking Out Loud & #Twittergate

I read the Autobiography of Malcolm X when I was 12 years old. I thought it was fiction because surely no real life could be that fantastical. That the Autobiography … Continue reading

October 5, 2012 · 3 Comments

October 1, 2012 · Leave a comment