In this post, you will find great Tarana Burke Quotes. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
We have to trust the voices of the community to be in leadership and know what we need for our communities.
The young girls of color that first encountered the ‘me too‘ movement in community centers and classrooms and church basements were there not only because they needed a safe space, but because they needed their own space.
If we don’t center the voices of marginalized people, we’re doing the wrong work.
Everybody has a lane. Everybody has something that they can contribute.
In many regards, Me Too is about survivors talking to survivors.
When the #MeToo movement started and went viral, it was everyday people all around the world. The fact that the stories continue to be about famous white women has everything to do with who the media places attention on.
What’s interesting to me is that people engage survivors from a place of pity all the time – a place of sympathy.
As a community, we create a lot of space for fighting and pushing back, but not enough for connecting and healing.
I’m all about cultivating joy in your life.
There’s a power in empathy.
I have been working with young people for more than 25 years.
What does justice look like for a survivor? It’ll mean different things to different communities.