Lena Dunham Cannot Speak For All Women With Chronic Illness
The “Girls” creator seems incapable of being part of a collective movement without trying to be its face.
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The “Girls” creator seems incapable of being part of a collective movement without trying to be its face.Lena Dunham Cannot Speak For All Women With Chronic Illness published first on http://moonikhelp.tumblr.com/
Published in The Daily Telegraph on 8th August 2018 . The original article can be viewed here What it’s like to live with severe ME by Naomi Whittingham Today is severe ME Awareness Day, dedicated to those who suffer the worst effects of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. Naomi Whittingham describes life with severe ME Ordinarily, illness is measured in […]
Lala Jackson is a chronic health author, speaker, and advocate. She is the author of the internationally best-selling Beyond Powerful: Your Chronic Illness is Not Your Kryptonite, which delves into the superpowers gained from a life with chronic illness. At the age of 10, Lala was diagnosed with the autoimmune disease type 1 diabetes. She immediately jumped into […]
Be your own health advocate. Be a fighter, a survivor. Don’t give up. You can rise from the ashes. Chronic illness continues to rise. From Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, Fibromyalgia, and countless autoimmune disorders to chronic infection, POTS, Hypo-tension, Candida and many many more afflictions. People are hurting, especially women. It’s time to fight back. […]
News Pictures – Lena Dunham finally apologizes to sexual assault victim who accused a Girls producer of rape
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Lena Dunham has finally apologized to the alleged sexual assault victim who accused a Girls TV show producer of raping her when she was just 17.
Dunham, 32, made headlines when Aurora Perrineau, 24, came forward with the rape allegations from 2012 about producer Murray Miller, and instead of supporting the victim she released a joint statement with her co-show runner Jenni Konner defending Miller.
One year later, the TV writer is apologizing to Perrineau in her guest editor’s letter in the upcoming Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment issue, saying ‘I made a terrible mistake’.
‘When someone I knew, someone I had loved as a brother, was accused,
When others speak harsh and rude words, we take note. Do we realize that our words may come across to others as just as harsh and rude? While we endure and move through the years of trauma and chronic illness we have important choices to make. My favorite (and my most difficult) is to see […]
I’ll start with the poem I wrote above. I wrote it about chronic pain. And I often write poetry about my experience or existence with chronic pain and illness. It gets out a lot of the emotions and frustrations. Pain, invisible illness, suffering, mental illness… these things have all inspired art. Because art is a […]
Dunham has a history issuing apologies following controversial comments.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and producer Viola Davis gave a rousing speech about leadership and authenticity to a well-heeled crowd of Hollywood power players Wednesday morning at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment breakfast. Davis, who was being honored with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, said that she doesn’t always come to mind when […]