Before you talk about how long ago slavery was, just remember that there are towns across America where black prisoners work on plantations. Where black prisoners count for the census so those cities get more federal funding. These black prisoners can’t vote but their bodies are counted as political capital. This aint too different from the 3/5 rule.
And people laugh when I tell them women are still invisible in this world.” —
Things I did not know, but should.
This is a post that might save a life.
My mom worked for 25 years as an ER nurse and is convinced that a lot of women die simply because folks only know heart attack symptoms that occur in males.
Society thinks our bodies are so scandalous that it’s better to put our lives at risk than to show us how to stay safe