More recently social media has been calling Black women “superheros” expecting us to come in and save the day. While I do have Black girl magic, I am not a superhero.
Men need to be able to recognize that toxic masculinity is behavior that has kept male survivors quiet for decades.
After I was assaulted, I negated my own experience because I didn’t believe it was as serious.
Fighting for change is a long, agonizing process but even when things are not in your favor, it does not mean you stop.