- November 30, 2013
“And on a strategic note, Miss Cottle: before we enter the 2016 election cycle and the feminists come asking black women for our support for your candidate, you might want to read up a bit on black women and our feminism. I can send you a syllabus.”
-Melissa Harris-Perry, Tulane professor and host of MSNBC’s The Melissa Harris-Perry Show, The Melissa Harris-Perry Show, November 23, 2013.
- November 29, 2010
“I’m tired of the naked, raped, beaten black woman body. I want to see an image of black femaleness that alters our universe in some way.”
-Bell Hooks, professor of English, University of Miami, Black Female Voices conference, The New School, November 8, 2013.
- November 28, 2013
“For the first time in our history, the winners of the White House Turkey Pardon were chosen through a highly competitive online vote. And once again, Nate Silver completely nailed it. The guy is amazing.”
-Barack Obama, president of the United States, pardoning two Thanksgiving Turkeys, November 21, 2012.
- November 26, 2013
“ Obama has the strength to make her needs known and that if she has, for now, chosen motherhood, that it is the role she wants. She is a black woman free to make that choice. These things are revolutionary for black women, even if some white women see business as usual.”
-Tami Winfrey Harris, co-editor of Love Isn’t Enough, Clutch Magazine, September 11, 2012
- November 25, 2013
“Ultimately, only diplomacy can bring about a durable solution to the challenge posed by Iran’s nuclear program. As President and Commander in Chief, I will do what is necessary to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. However, I have a profound responsibility to try to resolve our differences peacefully, rather than rush towards conflict. Today, we have a real opportunity to achieve a comprehensive, peaceful settlement, and I believe we must test it.”
-Barack Obama, president of the United States, in remarks on the announcement of an historic agreement with Iran, November 23, 2013
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