“The function of freedom is to free someone else.” – Toni Morrison
The Oklahoma city has a tragic racial past that still festers in local memory. Now it hopes The Gathering Place, a huge city park, can bring residents together.
“We need any support we can get, no matter if it’s from our parents, friends, or the school.”
In this photo essay for #BodyPositivityInColor, burlesque performer Janna Zinzi (a.k.a. jazabel jade) writes about the transformative power of burlesque, its importance to Black and Brown dancers and body acceptance for non-normative bodies.