Slam for Jada

 
By now you've heard about Jada. Last week, images of the 16-year-old's sexual assult went viral on social media accompanied with a mocking hashtag: #jadapose. There was an outcry across the internet, and today, "during an interview with MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow, Jada unveiled a new image and a new hashtag to drown out the materials related to her assault: #IAmJada, with her fist raised.
 
Now it's your turn to talk back on sexual assult and cyberbullying! What does the hashtag #IamJada mean to you? Why is it essential to have your voice heard? Can a hashtag really change anything? And what is the significance of a young woman, a survivor, standing up to her attackers? 
 
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WARNING! Some poems contain explicit language.
Oh, say can you see by the blood
2 months 2 weeks ago
NASA and NOAA are both government funded but they each get a different amount of money for a different purpose.
4 months 2 weeks ago
I'm the following With My tears, which did not dry up SHOOT ME strange winds
5 months 2 days ago
It all started the day you were born, Your father held you in his arms and looked at you and thought
7 months 1 week ago
Warm night clinched by melodious laughter, As I wade through life like water,
7 months 2 weeks ago