MMP#133 – Lady Bits episode 12: Casting Sonorus For Gender Equality

HeForSheLeMar tells Jacqui about his trip to the UN for the launch of He For She, a solidarity movement for gender equality. Then, they talk about the President Obama’s “It’s On Us” campaign, a Columbia University student’s art project inspired by her sexual assault, and the positive shift in importance of consent.

Oh…and Jacqui and LeMar also lambaste a TV critic for reducing Shonda Rhimes to an angry black woman…by calling that TV critic a bitch. Twice. Oops.

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Related Links

He For She: A Solidarity Movement For Gender Equality

Obama, Biden To Launch ‘It’s On Us,’ A Campaign Against College Sexual Assault, With Focus On MenNedra Pickler (Associated Press) for Star Tribune

‘It’s On Us’ Video

Columbia Student Emma Sulcowicz’s “Mattress Performance/Carry That Weight” Performance Art Piece Tackles Campus Sexual Assault Culture Head-OnLucia Peters for Bustle

Fuck Yes Or NoMark Manson

Wrought In Their Creator’s Image: Viola Davis Plays Shonda Rhimes’s Latest Tough HeroineAlessandra Stanley for The New York Times

Shonda Rhimes Blasts New York Times Article For Calling Her An ‘Angry Black Woman’Kirthana Ramisetti for New York Daily News

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