The experiences of Black women, girls, and gender-expansive people are often forgotten or erased. In 2020, BFF launched Black Womxn Are Essential to circumvent this erasure by clocking the racial and gender impact of COVID on this community through a collection of data, observation, and shared understanding. The ultimate goal of collecting this data is to use this resource to inform our collective work and help us move in a more impactful manner to serve our communities.
Fractals: A Black Feminist Organizing and Movement-Building Timeline is an interactive resource spanning the 1800s to the current time, that documents the ongoing pulse of Black feminist leaders, action points, cultural moments, key terms, and social movements in the U.S.
Brittney Griner has been in Russia since February 17, and U.S. officials are waiting to bring her home. Unfortunately, the response to Brittney’s detainment from U.S. media and elected officials has been tepid, and has had relatively low media visibility. Brittney’s safe return is clearly not a priority for U.S. officials, and Black Feminist Future wants to know: Why?
Black feminisms explain how systems of oppression and power like white supremacy, patriarchy, capitalism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism, etc. are both interconnected and systemic.
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Whether you are new to Black feminisms or an OG in the movement, you’ll be sure to find something in the BFF boutique that’ll spark your interest!
Welcome to Black Feminist Future’s Membership. Are you a new or long-time Black feminist leader or activist who wants to defeat misogynoir and advance Black feminisms? Are you looking for a community of Black people who are interested in liberation? If so, our community of Black feminist leaders is the hub for you.
At Black Feminist Future, we envision a world where Black women, girls, and gender expansive folks are safe, joyful, cared for, powerful, self-determining, and thriving. Learn more about our vision for the future and how Black feminisms are the blueprint to our collective liberation.
In order to build Black feminist power, we must build the capacity of Black feminists and the impact of Black feminisms. We do this through our membership and funding resources.
Black Feminist Future’s approach to liberation is rooted in building Black feminist power. In order to build power and win, BFF nurtures fierce individual and organizational leadership, shifts and disrupts the culture of misogynoir, and aligns and strengthens Black feminist movements. Learn more about how BFF plans to use Black feminisms as a blueprint to our collective liberation.
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Black Feminist Future (BFF) is a member-centered organization and our members help inform our work, campaigns, and initiatives. At BFF, we’re centering leadership development, community care, and joy in order to build the political and social power that we need to win concrete changes in our lives, community, and beyond.
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HIVES are designated clusters of members who collaborate to take action on specific issues, host trainings, or hold community building events together. Constellation is a reproductive justice hive that supports leaders, activist, professionals, and others on the ground in the racial justice movement space.