Are You Black or Female First? Kerry Washington Weighs In!

by James Hill

April 15, 2016

O.J., R.Kelly, Clarence Thomas — three cases of prominent Black men on trial. Three cases where Black women had to ask what may be the hardest question ever.

As Kerry Washington puts it, when talking about the Thomas trial, “sometimes I will feel a certain way as a woman  . . . sometimes I will feel a certain way as a person of color and there may be times where those are at odds with each other.”

Plain and simple, are you Black first or female first? 

Now here’s where YOU get honest.

Tell us if you have ever felt conflicted between fighting for gender equality and fighting for racial equality.

Share your comments below and follow us @tvonetv and watch “Kerry Washington Revealed” Sunday 10/9c.

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