It's 2017. Just as we shouldn't have to say #BlackLivesMatter, no one should be saying #MeToo in response to the devaluation of women and blatant rape culture that exists.
That's why I give back to my institution. Why do you give back to yours? And, if you don't, you should give something. Every dollar counts.
Opera Carolina’s “Opera Recycles” presentation was not only one of artistic excellence; it was a call to environmental action. That is certainly a melody that I will dance to.
My awe lies not in the fact that they are women who achieve but in the fact that they keep pushing against a system that paints them as weaker human beings
I shouldn't be better off simply because I was born to certain parents in a certain state in a certain country. And, if I am better off because of that alone, then I have a responsibility to help make my fellow (wo)man better.
Let's talk about the side of America and the American workplace that no one wants to: the misogynistic side. Just as America was built on the brains and backs of black people, it was birthed from the wombs, works, and wisdom of women. Why do we treat those we owe so much to so poorly? Will that forever be an inherent human flaw?
And, for those who say you can't oppose America and be a "good Christian" (because supporting slavery was such a Christ-like thing for the American people to do), I'm going to pray while I withhold my dollars, defend my family, or openly challenge the government. James 2:14-26.