“COVID-19 illuminates the ways in which our social and economic safety net catches some while allowing those who are most vulnerable to fall through the cracks.”-Tarana Burke
Harriet Tubman Tarana Burke Oprah Winfrey Rosa Parks Wangari Maathai Maya Angelou Janelle Monáe Angela Davis Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Laverne Cox Beyonce Serena Williams Wilma Rudolph Marsha P. Johnson Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Who are women that inspire you this #BlackHistoryMonth ?
Tarana Burke, the founder of #MeToo , commented on allegations that Harvey Weinstein accuser Asia Argento sexually assaulted a 17-year-old actor: "Sexual violence is about power and privilege. That doesn't change if the perpetrator is your favorite actress. "
10 years before it was a hashtag, "Me too" was a movement founded by Tarana Burke to help sexual assault survivors