Speaking Truth to Power: Why Anita Hill’s Voice Still Matters

Anita Hill

My support of Anita Hill never wavered, and I defended her against those who thought she must have had some ulterior motive for waiting for so long to speak her truth. Though I didn’t have a verbal reference point for sexual harassment before the hearings, I knew that it existed because I had both experienced it and witnessed it at the hospital where I worked. Harassment and abuse of Black women occurred with such regularity that it almost seemed normal.

via Speaking Truth to Power: Why Anita Hill’s Voice Still Matters.

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