Terry McMillan’s thoughts on reality television.
That’s because they’re not actresses. They’re real people looking for their 15 minutes.
But, she’s right about there needing to be more roles for black actresses to play.
You can very well be a real person looking for your 15 minutes of fame, but that does NOT mean that you have to play into the stereotype. You don’t have to be an actress for that at all.
Houston, Texas: March and rally in solidarity with the Ferguson uprising, August 20, 2014.
"Whose streets? Our streets! Took over the streets in Third Ward, marching in solidarity with Ferguson, from the HPD cop shop on West Grey and St. Emanuel and through the hood. We out-smarted the cops who were trying to block the streets and keep us on the sidewalks. HPD, out of our community!”
Report and photos by Gloria Rubac