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/
First lets define chronic illness. Chronic illness is defined as a chronic disease lasting more then three months. They cannot be prevented with vaccine or cured with medications and the will not “just go away.” And don’t forget from my invisible illness post that 96% of chronic illness are invisible. So what are some types […]
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 […]
These days, Lena Dunham wants to adapt other people’s stories rather than satirize herself.
Since the premiere of HBO’s Girls in 2012, Lena Dunham has been an object of fascination, resentment, jealousy, and hatred. Recently, mostly hatred. The writer and actress has become synonymous with white-girl feminism and the indulgence our culture permits wealthy women of privilege, and allowed to apologize for missteps over and over and over again. In an […]
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 […]
Pain takes all forms, affects all people, and does not discriminate.
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 […]
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,
members were on hand to speak to the public and explain about the illness