Twitter Recap: Relive The #FastTailedGirls Discussion

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Relive HoodFeminism's twitter conversation on the sexualization of black girls.

ESSENCE.COM Dec, 01, 2013

A Twitter conversation started by @HoodFeminism on “black women, sexuality and promiscuity versus respectability” struck a nerve with women around the country yesterday and continues online today. Mikki Kendall (@Karynthia) and Jamie Nesbitt Golden’s (@thewayoftheid) discussion (based on this piece) got #FastTailedGirls trending and quickly became both something of a feminist rally and an emotional outlet for some women as they shared their own moving stories. Relive the conversation through some of the top tweets below.