The Forgotten History of Black Women and Sexual Assault, by Phyllis Chesler

In an article in the Huffington Post this week, Phyllis Chesler reminds us of the story of Recy Taylor, the survivor of a brutal white-on-black gang rape in 1944. The incident caused a "nationwide crusade against the rape of black women in the Jim Crow South". Taylor died last week at the age of 97. But in all this [...]

2018-03-30T04:44:11+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Equality, Feminism, First Wave, History, Past Events|