The Constant Fight Against Disrespect Of The Black Female

Comments like conservative TV talk show host Bill O’Reilly’s public denigration of U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters with a “joke” left Black women fuming and responding. Advocates and activists weren’t laughing when Mr. O’Reilly referred to Rep. Waters’ hair as a “James Brown wig,” during a March 28 interview on the show Fox & Friends.  That same day April Ryan, White House reporter for the American Urban Radio Network was disrespected by Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who told her to stop shaking her head during a Q&A. Black women fired back immediately, some through the hashtag #BlackWomenAtWork, which was created by … Continue reading The Constant Fight Against Disrespect Of The Black Female