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Aishah S. Simmons
Black Feminist Lesbian| Incest & Rape Survivor| Filmmaker| International Lecturer| NO! The Rape Documentary| Anthology| Dharma
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Aishah S. Simmons 9h
Make the time to watch this TED talk. Facebook’s (pivotal) role in Brexit — and the threat to democracy.
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Aishah S. Simmons 10h
Congratulations Dream Hampton on being named one of the 100 most influential people of 2019 in Time In 2019 alone, dream executive produced not one or two, but three (3) powerful documentary...
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 18
YES!!! Is Prison Necessary? Ruthie Wilson Gilmore Might Change Your Mind, The New York Times “Prison abolition, as a movement, sounds provocative and absolute,...
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aleiabrown Apr 18
Abolition is deliberately everything-ist; it’s about the entirety of human-environmental relations.
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 18
“Just a friendly reminder that abusers don’t everyone they come in contact with, so place doubt on victims based on your experience with that person is irresponsible and unkind. Thanks” This line of...
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 18
Powerful words by Brittney C Cooper, Ph.D.
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 18
I will be screening and talking about my film NO! The Rape Documentary () this evening (April 18, 2019) at 6pm on the University of Florida’s () campus in Room 404 in Grinter Hall.
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 17
Join me on April 18 for , the only national day of giving for the community. Support over 600+ LGBTQ nonprofits:
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 17
Replying to @AfroLez
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 17
Beyoncé has said she was 218 pounds the day she gave birth to her twins in 2017 summer. In the documentary, she details a pre-Coachella diet that cut out bread, carbs, sugar, dairy, meat and alcohol — she lets out an exhausted sigh &adds that she’s hungry.
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The New York Times Apr 17
She did it again. Beyoncé dropped a surprise live-album of her 2018 Coachella performance to go with a Netflix documentary of the same concert.
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alexispauline Apr 16
“I love myself enough to be who I am.” Happy Birthday Essex Hemphill!!!
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 16
Yemeni bodegas boycott New York Post over attacks on Congresswoman Ilhan Omar.
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 16
April 16, 2019 is Essex Hemphill’s 62nd birthday anniversary. Essex was an award-winning Black Gay Poet and Activist whose work unapologetically addressed race, identity, sexuality, HIV/AIDS, masculinity, patriarchy and rape culture both outside of...
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 16
Happy 62nd birthday anniversary to Black gay poet/activist Essex Hemphill. AIDS took him away from us too soon in 1995. Essex blessed my film NO! with powerful performance of his poem, “To Some Supposed Brothers” 4months before he joined the ancestors
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Them. Apr 12
Replying to @JanelleMonae
“To be young, queer, and Black in America means that you can be misunderstood. You can be hated. It also means that you can be celebrated and loved. And I think there’s a lot at stake when you’re living out loud in that way.” -
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Megan Romer Apr 15
My heart is broken over the loss of Notre Dame. The Catholic Church is also one of the world’s wealthiest entities. If you are going to donate money to rebuild a church this week, I implore you to make it the black churches in St. Landry Parish.
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Dr. Mendez Apr 15
Here's the link to the R&R Podcast! I'm really excited to share the work I'm doing developing Transformative Justice approaches to relationship violence and campus sexual assault at Michigan State University.
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Dr. Mendez Apr 15
The new season of the Radicals & Revolutionaries podcast drops today with ME! Check out my interview with of on your favorite podcast app.
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Aishah S. Simmons Apr 12
Drops the 🎤...👇🏾
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