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Aishah Shahidah Simmons

Aishah Shahidah Simmons Speaks Out

Black. Lesbian. Feminist. Mother. Warrior. Poet. Audre Lorde’s written words taught me that my silence will not protect me, and that silence is not golden. I am a Black feminist lesbian who is a survivor of incest and rape. […]

Aishah Shahidah Simmons speaks out at Philadelphia SlutWalk
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Discussing SlutWalks on Radio Times

  Aishah Shahidah and Rebecca Traister Talk About SlutWalks with Marty Moss Coane on Radio Times Discussing SlutWalks with Radio Times host Marty Moss Coane are Aisha Shahidah and Rebecca Traister. Hear what these women have to say about the messages in the SlutWalk movement. Ms. Simmons an award-winning filmmaker of  “NO! The Rape Documentary“, […]

Radio Times Simmons and Traister Slutwalks
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Two More Guests Deepa Kumar and State Senator Daylin Leach to Speak Out on August 6th

Deepa Kumar and State Senator Daylin Leach Join as Keynote Speakers at SlutWalk Philadelphia’s First March and Rally! SlutWalk Philadelphia is excited to announce the addition of two more guest speakers at the August 6th event. State Senator Daylin Leach (D) representing the 17th senatorial district and Professor Deepa Kumar of Rutgers University will join […]

Deepa Kumar and Daylin Leach Keynote Speakers at SlutWalk Philadelphia
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NO! The Rape Documentary – Ending Sexual Assault and Violence Against Women

Aishah Shahidah Simmons will be a featured speaker at SlutWalk Philadelphia on August 6th. Here is a clip from her film NO! The Rape Documentary: Ending Sexual Assault and Violence Against Women. “Trailer for award-winning, ground-breaking documentary, explores the international reality of rape and other forms of sexual assault through the first person testimonies, scholarship, […]

NO The Rape Documentary feature video trailer
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LGBTQ Activist Qui Alexander Joins Keynote Speakers at SlutWalk Philadelphia

Activist Qui Alexander will Speak Out! SlutWalk Philadelphia is excited to announce the addition of our third keynote speaker on Saturday, August 6, 2011 after our march and rally ending at Dilworth Plaza. Joining our speakers, Aishah Shahidah Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore, will be LGBTQ community activist Qui Alexander. Qui Alexander Qui Alexander is a […]

Activist Qui Alexander with Stephanie Gilmore and Aishah Shahidah-Simmons
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SlutWalk Philadelphia March and Rally Saturday, August 6th

SlutWalk Philadelphia March and Rally Saturday, August 6, 2011 SlutWalk Philadelphia will demonstrate against victim-blaming and slut-shaming – a person’s appearance is not the cause of sexual assault – with a march and rally on Saturday, August 6, 2011. We will gather at Kahn Park in Center City (11th and Pine Streets) and step-off at […]

Rally Poster SlutWalk Philadelphia 2011
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Aishah Shahidah-Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore Will Speak Out!

SlutWalk Philadelphia Announces Keynote Speakers to Include Aishah Shahidah-Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore SlutWalk Philadelphia is pleased to announce that Aishah Shahidah-Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore will speak at the SlutWalk Philadelphia event. Ms. Simmons is an award-winning independent documentary filmmaker, feminist, lecturer and published writer. Ms. Gilmore is an author, assistant professor of women’s and gender […]

Aishah Shahidah-Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore to speak at SlutWalk Philadelphia
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