We, As Ourselves

People Magazine: Me Too’s Tarana Burke Says ‘Make Space’ for Black Survivors in New Sexual Violence Initiative

Black survivors, Culture, Safety, We, As Ourselves

Society and the media have ignored the experiences and stories of Black survivors for far too long. When Black survivors’ concerns are addressed, they are often mischaracterized and silenced or they receive backlash.

In partnership with ‘me too.’ International and the National Women’s Law Center, TIME’S UP Foundation launched We, As Ourselves to fight against this erasure and reframe the conversation about sexual violence and its impact on Black survivors. Read more about We, As Ourselves in People Magazine here