“We can appreciate their culture without having to do or wear their hairstyles, or trying to act or be a certain way that we’re not.”
This movie, one with fictional characters and made up neighborhoods, is real. We have all heard of stories like this. We’ve seen them on the news and we’ve seen it for ourselves.
To Kill A Mockingbird talks about things that will indeed make you uncomfortable–it will also make you think.
Ph.D. from M.I.T.
And yes words matter, but the meaning behind the words is that LGBT folks are other and not worthy of having a life as straight (read normal) folks do.
Discovered the first books by black writers.
In 1916 opened the first birth control clinic in the U.S. Organized the first birth control clinic staffed by all women docs. Established a clinic in Harlem with an all black advisory board which included W.E.B. DuBois.