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Tone Policing of Black Women’s feelings

Shaleah speaks about the idea of tone policing and it’s relation to actress, Gabrielle Union recently revealing regrets of “muting” her former movie character’s valid anger. Shaleah gives an account of a time she invalidated her own feelings of anger at work. Tone Policing Article: https://laist.com/news/racism-101-lets-talk-about-tone-policing Gabrielle Union article: https://madamenoire.com/1296760/gabrielle-union-letter-isis-bring-it-on/ Introverted Black Moms Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/introvertedblackmom/ […]
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