Fatou-Seydi Sarr champions change as a social justice and human rights warrior. The Senegalese native is also the founder and executive director of ABISA (African Bureau for Immigration and Social Affairs), a nonprofit that helps African and Black immigrants in metro Detroit know their rights, access resources, become invested and civically engaged. Her passion for […]
Auntie Maxine has done it again! As she addressed a crowd of thousands of women at the Women’s Convention in Detroit, she put aggressors everywhere on notice to “…keep your hands off our godd*mn bodies!” Take a look at her fiery speech as she impelled the crowd.
We won’t sit down. We won’t be quiet. We won’t take up less space. We are #ReclaimingOurTime This statement embodies the energy at the inaugural Women’s Convention in Detroit this weekend. Birthed from a need to restore humanity, this massive event is an offspring of the historic Women’s March. Thousands of women — and some men, have […]
Reclaiming my time has become a personal mantra for many women across the globe after U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-California, made the phrase immensely popular. It also happens to be the theme for this year’s first Women’s Convention at the Cobo Center in Detroit. In a statement, Waters said, “I’m very excited that “Reclaiming Our […]