Black Woman takes on Viacom and wins!
If one has ever doubted the power of the blogger, all one has to do is take a look at Ms. Gina McCauley over at What About Our Daughters. She almost single-handily led a revolt on the assault on the image of African Americans and other Blacks by BET.
the aftermath of Don Imus and Michael Richards, I am amazed that BET
thought they could have actually gotten away with this. Black Women are
tired of serving as image doormats and then once we speak up and speak
out, be labeled as angry. We've been given no choice but to fight for
our dignity and the dignity of our daughters.
just because Ms. Donaldson wanted to sell out our images for the
proverbial 40 pieces of silver, doesn't mean we had to sit idly by and
be subjected to the perpetual image gang rape of us and our people.
anyone should be labeled as angry, it should be the greedy profiteers
who now have their "draws" all up in a bunch because they see the
writing on the wall that says there will soon - and very soon - come a
day when they will no long be able to seduce the naive and unsuspecting
mind with their brand of foolishness for their own personal financial