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Dominique Christina - "The Period Poem" Epic - Her words could be the difference between shame and power for the women in your lives.

Dominique Christina - "The Period Poem" Epic - Her words are the difference between shame and power.

These two young women were raised to see each as "the other." But in this powerful performance, they confront and untangle the stereotypes that have worked so hard to keep them apart.

Awful Religious Stereotypes? Shattered. By Two Girls And One Absolutely Stunning Performance.

Awful Religious Stereotypes Shattered By Two Girls In One Absolutely Stunning Performance.

People Have Mocked Her Story For Years. Now She's Going Up To The Mic And Taking It Back.

Brenna Twohy - "Another Rape Poem" (IWPS powerful beautiful so good speech poetry

Savannah Brown's Hi I'm A Slut Slam Poem. A bit harshly true... I LOVE THIS SOO MUCH! I love Savannah so much, in general!!

savannah brown: 'hi, i'm a slut'. nsfw-ish, trigger warning for allusions to rape

Blythe Baird - "Girl Code 101" (NPS 2014) Now, before any guy says that not all guys are bad, I know this. In fact, I'm friends with almost all guys. I have very good male friends. I know that not all guys are bad. But there are enough bad ones out there that it is very difficult sometimes to trust anyone or to not panic when a guy gives me a friendly hug.

Blythe Baird - "Girl Code (NPS "This is not female privilege, this is survival of the prettiest." "We got catcalled on Michigan Avenue. My friend said 'Fuck you', I said 'Thank you' like I was told to.

Dominique Christina & Denice Frohman - "No Child Left Behind"

In at the entrance of a West Philadelphia high school, an armed officer asked the poet

What Happens When A Black Man And A White Woman Speak For Each Other

What Happens When A Black Man And A White Woman Speak For Each Other

In the video below from the 2015 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational, the two Eastern Michigan University students perform their spoken word poem "Lost Voices" and discuss white privilege, reproductive rights, male privilege and dating while black.

Desireé Dallagiacomo - "Thighs" (WOWPS 2014)  I love this women, luckily I got to hear her when she came to UNC a few months ago. She is absolutely amazing.

Desireé Dallagiacomo - “Thighs” (WOWPS "My thighs say: We don’t want your praise, man on the street corner… man in the parking garage… man in Walgreens while we’re buying tampons…" Disappointed.

Neil Hilborn & Renee Schminkey - "One Color" (NPS 2013)  TRIGGER WARNING: This is a poem about rape. If this is a sensitive concept for you, then please do not watch it.  "One Color" is the most accurate and moving depiction of rape that I have ever seen. It's about three minutes long and I strongly encourage you to watch it.

Neil Hilborn & Renee Schminkey - "One Color" (NPS Slam Poetry on the Subject of Rape- Beautiful and accurate.

Slam Poet Blythe Baird Has a Powerful Message About Rape Culture All Women Need to Hear -- and all men, and all people.

Blythe Baird - "Pocket-Sized Feminism" (Button Live) "I am ashamed that I keep my feminism in my pocket until it is convenient to pull it out.

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