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Punished for Surviving: Where is the Justice for Women of Color?

Women of color are significantly overrepresented in the criminaljustice system. Women of color and low income women are disproportionately affected by mandatory arrest policies for domestic violence. Black women represent … Continue reading

April 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Gay City Arts Presents: Queer, Mama. Crossroads

Gay City Arts Presents: Queer, Mama. Crossroads Theater, play, drama, vignettes by Anastacia Renee What happens when queer black women die at the hands of police brutality? What happens when those women are … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

BLACK WOMEN DOING: ANTHROPOLOGY

Originally posted on Seattle/Black Feminist Library:
? Anthropology is a branch of social science that looks at all aspects of human life. Given its history of helping create race,…

April 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Samantha Irby with Lindy West

Writer Samantha Irby is known for her brazen wit and boldly honest feminist writing from her blog bitches gotta eat, as well as her book We Are Never Meeting In Real … Continue reading

April 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Self Defense Training

Beverly at the Unicorn Lounge, is organizing an outing to the Women’s Self-Defense training. Read more about the event below and contact her or the org for more info. Since … Continue reading

April 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Womanist Book Club

Join us in learning how Womanism and Womanist Theology challenges white supremacy and patriarchy in the church while promoting unity in our community. The first book we are reading is … Continue reading

March 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Seattle Reads: ‘Homegoing:’ A Conversation With Yaa Gyasi

Yaa Gyasi will discuss Homegoing, this year’s Seattle Reads selection. She will appear in conversation with local writer Lola Peters. Homegoing follows the parallel paths of two sisters, born in … Continue reading

March 31, 2018 · Leave a comment