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Feeling Good Is Freedom: adrienne maree brown and Pleasure Activism

Updated: Aug 11, 2021

Here at Staunton Pride, we’ve been reflecting on the many difficult and necessary conversations that we’ve been engaging with and seeing unfolding around us on social media. For today’s Sexual Health Tuesday, we highlight the work of adrienne maree brown, a social justice facilitator focused on Black liberation, a doula/healer and a pleasure activist. In her book, “Pleasure Activism: the Politics of Feeling Good”, brown firmly centers the idea of seeking pleasure as a revolutionary act to subvert white supremacy through transformative justice. She challenges her readers to seek thei