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Don't Mess With Black Twitter

Daniella Gibbs Leger | Posted 10.22.2013 | Black Voices
Daniella Gibbs Leger

Change within movements doesn't happen when parties just sit quietly on the sidelines. People aren't going to change their behavior, or be more aware of it, unless they are called on it. Some people may have gotten their feelings hurt last week, but I'm guessing that more people walked away learning something.

Harriet Tubman Sex Tape? Too Soon

Leighann Lord | Posted 10.20.2013 | Black Voices
Leighann Lord

Russell Simmons' YouTube channel, All Def Digital, posted a video last week called the "Harriet Tubman Sex Tape." When this story first flashed across...

Don't Mess With Harriet Tubman

Victoria A. Brownworth | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Victoria A. Brownworth

The questions raised by Russell Simmons' "Harriet Tubman sex tape" and also by the "Slap Hillary" video game (which, unlike the sex tape, is still up) are simple and succinct: Why is violence against women a joke to men? Why is disrespecting female historical figures OK?

Brennan Williams

Russell On Harriet Tubman Backlash: There's Going To Be More | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.27.2013 | Black Voices

In recent weeks, Russell Simmons has been hard at work extending his digital presence, with the launch of his YouTube channel, All Def Digital, and th...

Russell Apologies For Harriet Tubman Porn Spoof

Posted 08.20.2013 | Black Voices

Early on in his career Russell Simmons displayed his infinite interest in comedy by producing the popular HBO television series, “Def Comedy Jam.”...