“I could never love anyone as I love my sisters.” - Louisa May Alcott, @littlewomenofficial ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 💗 From left: Meg March, Greta Gerwig (director), Jo March, Amy March, Beth March and Laurie (Theodore Laurence).
🌴🤡 Tom’s @origin series is out on 14th November. Congrats dear friend. #TFToleratingmysubparskatingskillssince1999.
✔🗳 In my home country, I am a voter. All my admiration and thanks to those of you voting in the USA today. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 💙❤ Midterms matter. ❤💙 Here's a reminder why from my friends and colleagues who've been organising with communities to embolden and inform USA voters. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ E x
✊🏻💐 Congratulations to @amikageorge and Lisa Ranran Hu on being honoured for your work by @teenvogue #21under21 2018! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 💛 Amika started the @freeperiods movement at 18 to end #periodpoverty in the UK. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 💛 At 18, Lisa Ranran Hu, a self-taught filmmaker, directed “Escape,” a film following the journey of a transgender teenager in China. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 💐 tinyurl.com/TeenVogue21Under21 💐 for Teen Vogue’s full list of girls and femmes changing the world 🧡
📚💌 Here’s an excerpt from the powerful November & December @oursharedshelf letter written by Brittney Cooper (@professor crunk) & Rebecca Traister. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ “Dear Our Shared Shelf Readers, ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We are honored to be able to begin a conversation with you about the power and consequence of women’s rage, both personal and political. We could not be prouder or more excited that Audre Lorde’s Sister Outsider, Brittney Cooper’s Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower, and Rebecca Traister’s Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger have been selected as the Our Shared Shelf books for November/December 2018. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The famed feminist activist, poet, and essayist Audre Lorde was one of the foremost thinkers on the importance of anger. In her essay, “The Uses of Anger,” which you will get to read in her book Sister Outsider, she wrote, “every woman has a well-stocked arsenal
❤️ “I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own.” - Audre Lorde
🎥🎞💞 Our full @oursharedshelf interview via 👆🏼link in bio or ✨ bit.ly/2QLzlWy ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ If you’ve already read Reni’s book and want to continue the conversation (or even if you haven’t read it), her podcast ‘About Race with Reni Eddo-Lodge' is available to listen now 🎶👂🏻www.aboutracepodcast.com ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ @renieddolodge #blackhistorymonth #oursharedshelf