Professor of Sociology at the University of Warwick, Akwugo Emejulu researches racial and gender inequalities, and women of colour’s grassroots activism. Her books Minority Women and Austerity, To Exist is to Resist (co-edited with Francesca Sobande) and Fugitive Feminism mark a major contribution to the analysis of how Western society produces and reproduces inequalities.
13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
Passed by Congress January 31, 1865. Ratified December 6, 1965
Section 1. Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.
Section 2. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
Black-owned music label and collective The Spectacular Empire (TSE) is hosting this series of live stream events featuring Black artists and their allies. Created by artists Gaika and GLOR1A, the first stream was last night and documentation is still available. Viewers can donate to TSE here
Lafawndah’s most recent monthly Devotion show on NTS with special guest Meriem Bennani features experimental and avant-folk, mixing tracks from artists including Nicolette, Laurel Halo, Lalah Hathaway and Mica Levi.
This is an essential collection of references and resources in recognition of women’s moving image work, restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive over the years and now available to browse online.
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